Rural electrification of Vicarstown, Co Laois in 1960

Area: Vicarstown
Started: August 1959
Finished: August 1960
Poles used: 1181
Line used (km): 106
Premises connected: 210

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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 October 1960 gives us some information on a new wiring system used in VicarstownVicarstown-REO-News-October-19600007

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