View a selection of June covers 1959-1970, from our staff magazine ESB Journal 1959: Our cover photograph of the Oil Refinery at Whitegate, with St. Coleman’s Cathedral, Cobh, in the background, was taken by S. G. Reeves, Public Relations Department.1960: Our covcr is a drawing of the New Offices and Showrooms in Fleet Street, made… Continue Reading
View a selection of May covers 1959-1970, from our staff magazine ESB Journal May 1959 ‘Horsepower, was taken by staff, Sligo District Office. May 1960 Cover designed b to mark the occasion of Mr. Browne’s retirement from the Chairmanship of the Board. May 1961 Rathmullan Fort, Lough Foyle, Co. Donegal May 1962 Dresden Nuclear Power… Continue Reading
View a selection of April covers 1959-1970, from our staff magazine ESB Journal ESB Journal is available to view as part of our online vintage newspaper library open to ESB retired staff. Please visit https://esbarchives.ie/vintage-esb-newspapers/ April 1959: Lanesboro’ Generating Station with the River Shannon and part of Lough Ree in the background.April 1960: Our cover photograph was submitted by… Continue Reading
View a selection of March covers 1959-1970, from our staff magazine ESB Journal ESB Journal is available to view as part of our online vintage newspaper library open to ESB retired staff. Please visit https://esbarchives.ie/vintage-esb-newspapers/ March 1959.Carrier frequency telephone coupling equipment to 110 KV Transmission lines at Lough Allen, Arigna, ESB Journal, March 1959. march 1960, Rural Electrification,… Continue Reading
A selection of some of our most successful St Patrick's Day exhibits over the years.
ESB television commercial promoting the benefits of electric cooking.
An ESB/RTE documentary produced on the 40th anniversary of the establishment of the Electricity Supply Board.
A brief look at the history of film in ESB.
Documentary with a futuristic theme, emphasising the contribution of electricity to industry, agriculture and domestic life.
Colour film shot at RDS Horse Show shows how good design and electrical appliances can raise living standards.
Film explains how ESB can help get piped water into your rural home.
Film chronicles the development and impact of ESB and electricity in Ireland from the Shannon Scheme in 1927 to the 1960s.
Educational account of the techniques required to produce clean milk on a farms
The story of Rural Electrification, narrated by Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh.
ESB promotional film for showrooms and service centres highlighting the different assistance provided.