The derivation for this name has two possible sources. From the Old English
'grendel' meaning a gravelly place, or 'a ford across a river' where indeed
the River Douglas passes.
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Headless cross at Grimeford 1996
This is the headless cross at Grimeford.
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Grimeford Village stocks May 1996
South of here is Blackrod.
East of here is Horwich.
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