Rural electrification of Shanagolden, Co Limerick in 1955

Area: Shanagolden
Started: December 1954
Finished: November 1955
Poles used: 1146
Line used (km): 99
Premises connected: 82


The figures above were sourced from our REO News magazine. Click here to find out more on what the figures mean. The map above shows the area boundary and is from a digitised version of the original map used during the scheme.

There was a fair amount of backsliding in Shanagolden according to The REO News from June 1956Shanagolden-REO-News--June-19560006

For more information on other rural areas in Co Limerick, click here.