Ardrahan-map-2-GALWAY-big

Rural electrification of Ardrahan, Co Galway in 1948

Area: Ardrahan Started: December 1947 Finished: July 1948 Poles used: 958 Line used (km): 66 Premises connected: 208 The figures above were sourced from our
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Rural electrification of Julianstown, Co Meath in 1948

Area: Julianstown Started: December 1947 Finished: September 1948 Poles used: 1458 Line used (km): 119 Premises connected: 327 The figures above were sourced from our
Kilbride-map-2-dublin

Rural electrification of Kilbride, Co Wicklow in 1948

Area: Kilbride Started: December 1947 Finished: May 1948 Poles used: 1011 Line used (km): 92 Premises connected: 235 The figures above were sourced from our
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Rural electrification of Pollroan, Co Kilkenny in 1948

Area: Pollroan Started: December 1947 Finished: April 1948 Poles used: 1145 Line used (km): 91 Premises connected: 72 The figures above were sourced from our
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Rural electrification of Bansha, Co Tipperary in 1948

Area: Bansha Started: December 1947 Finished: November 1948 Poles used: 1613 Line used (km): 121 Premises connected: 423 The figures
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Rural electrification of Kilsallaghan, Co Dublin in 1948

Area: Kilsallaghan Started: November 1946 Finished: January 1948 Poles used: 2132 Line used (km): 113 Premises connected: 357 The figures above were sourced from
Patrickswell-map-2-limerick

Rural electrification of Patrickswell, Co. Limerick in 1948

Area: Patrickswell, Co. Limerick Started: December 1947 Finished: April 1948 Poles used: 1825 Line used (km): 134 Premises connected: 490 The figures above were sourced from our
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Rural electrification of Multyfarnham, Co Westmeath in 1948

Area: Multyfarnham Started: December 1947 Finished: April 1948 Poles used: 898 Line used (km): 74 Premises connected: 214 The figures
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Rural electrification of Tinryland, Co Carlow in 1948

Area: Tinryland Started: December 1947 Finished: April 1948 Poles used: 913 Line used (km): 87 Premises connected: 268 The figures above were sourced from our
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Rural electrification of Easkey, Co Sligo in 1948

Area: Easkey Started: December 1947 Finished: April 1948 Poles used: 1611 Line used (km): 115 Premises connected: 198 The figures above were sourced from our
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Rural electrification of Lombardstown, Co Cork in 1948

Area: Lombardstown Started: April 1948 Finished: October 1948 Poles used: 1121 Line used (km): 81 Premises connected: 120 The figures above were sourced
Staff magazine

Staff magazine

The Rural Electrification Scheme employed up to 40 separate units of 50-100 workers, spread across 26,000 square miles. Many of
REO News, September 1948, p. 3

Patrickswell Rural Area

County: Limerick District: Limerick First phase of electrification: [December] 1947 - [April] 1948 No. of poles erected: 1825 Total KM
REO News, August 1950, p. 10

Multyfarnham Rural Area

County: Westmeath District: Athlone First phase of electrification: [December] 1947 - [April] 1948 No. of poles erected: 898 Total KM
Bansha rural employees, 1948 (L-R): T Drennan; J Nolan; C Clune; M Whyte; J Dillon; T Costello, C O'Reilly; J Bergin; R Dowd; P Grace; J King (Alcan); B Lanigan; S Nolan; [unknown]; J Kelly; S Gibson; J Ware; and PG Collier.

Rural electrification of Bansha, Co Tipperary, 1948

Area: Bansha, Co Tipperary Started: December 1947 Finished: November 1948 Poles used: 1613 Line used: 121km Premises connected: 423 More