Rural electrification of Rockchapel, Co Cork in 1959

Area: Rockchapel
Started: January 1959
Finished: December 1959
Poles used: 1612
Line used (km): 134
Premises connected: 301


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. Unfortunately no further information is available for this area in the REO magazine.

As we work through the process of digitising our collections, if we find any other content for this area then we will publish it here.

Or, if you have any information or photos relating to the electrification of the area, please contact us or post a comment below.  We would love to hear from you.