Rural electrification of Gortymadden, Co Galway in 1955

Area: Gortymadden
Started: September 1954
Finished: September 1955
Poles used: 856
Line used (km): 78
Premises connected: 201


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 large amount of rock in Gortymadden according to The REO News from November 1955Gortymadden-R.E.O