Rural electrification of Coone , Co Kilkenny in 1959

Area: Coone
Started: June 1958
Finished: May 1959
Poles used: 1257
Line used (km): 121
Premises connected: 270

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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 March 1959 featured Thomas Moran’s farm on the front cover and contained an article about a water demonstration in CooneCoone-cover-REO-News-Mar-1959-Cover

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