Rural electrification of Castlebridge, Co Wexford in 1953

Area: Castlebridge
Started: December 1952
Finished: April 1953
Poles used: 950
Line used (km): 70
Premises connected: 54


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.

A television set was used to draw the crowds at a demonstration in Castlebridge as reported in The REO News from July 1953Castlebridge-R.E.O.-July-1953-P