Rural electrification of Moygownagh, Co Mayo in 1956

Area: Moygownagh
Started: September 1955
Finished: August 1956
Poles used: 1897
Line used (km): 168
Premises connected: 178


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.

An abundance of water was the biggest problem in Moygownagh according to The REO News from October 1956Moygownagh-REO-News-Oct-19560004