Rural electrification of Wolfhill, Co Laois in 1959

Area: Wolfhill
Started: October 1958
Finished: July 1959
Poles used: 975
Line used (km): 83
Premises connected: 175

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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.

The REO News from July 1959 reports on a demonstration on a farm in WolfhillWolfhill-REO-News-July-19590011

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