Rural electrification of Oughterard, Co Galway in 1950

Area: Oughterard
Started: March 1950
Finished: October 1950
Poles used: 926
Line used (km): 70
Premises connected: 286


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 were a number of good hotels in Oughterard according to The REO News from January 1951Oughterard-R.E.O.-January-1951-P

Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s