Rural electrification of Askillaun, Co Mayo in 1955

Area: Askillaun
Started: June 1954
Finished: March 1955
Poles used: 837
Line used (km): 81
Premises connected: 280


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.

Askillaun was swept by Atlantic gales according to The REO News from May 1955Askillaun-R.E.O