Rural electrification of Ballydesmond, Co Kerry in 1955

Area: Ballydesmond
Started: September 1954
Finished: February 1955
Poles used: 768
Line used (km): 66
Premises connected: 189


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.

Ballydesmond contained large tracts of bog and hilly ground according to The REO News from May 1955Ballydesmond-R.E.O