Rural electrification of Ballinamult, Co Waterford in 1954

Area: Ballinamult
Started: August 1953
Finished: July 1954
Poles used: 1562
Line used (km): 152
Premises connected: 310


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.

Ballinamult was the location of the 100,000th. rural consumer, Ballinamult Creamery, which was reported in The REO News from March 1954Ballinamult-1-R.E.O.-March-1954-PBallinamult-2-R.E.O.-March-1954-PBallinamult-3-R.E.O.-March-1954-P

The REO News from September 1954 mentions the bad weather which occurred during the developmentBallinamult-4-R.E.OBallinamult-5-R.E.O