== Chapelry History ==
GRIMSARGH, with Brockholes, a '''chapelry''', in the parish and union of [[Preston St Wilfrid, Lancashire|Preston St Wilfrid]], hundred of Amounderness, N. division of the county of Lancaster, 4 miles northeast of Preston. The chapel, dedicated to St. Michael, was consecrated in 1726. Other places in the parish include: Elston, Brockholes, and Brockhole. <ref>
Lewis, Samuel A., ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50991#s14 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 340-343. Adapted. Date accessed: 14 October 2013.</ref>
The town formed a parish in 1875 within the area known as Brockholes, which became one part of the much larger Amounderness hundred, in which Preston was also included.