Rural electrification of Bree, Co Wexford in 1952

Area: Bree Started: February 1952 Finished: November 1952 Poles used: 1129 Line used (km): 105 Premises connected: 240 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… Continue Reading


Rural electrification of Kiladysart, Co Clare in 1952

Area: Kiladysart Started: October 1951 Finished: December 1952 Poles used: 718 Line used (km): 61 Premises connected: 196 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 February 1953… Continue Reading


Rural electrification of Allen, Co Kildare in 1952

Area: Allen Started: June 1951 Finished: March 1952 Poles used: 671 Line used (km): 53 Premises connected: 260 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. A canal barge was… Continue Reading


Rural electrification of Parteen, Co Clare in 1952

Area: Parteen Started: June 1951 Finished: April 1952 Poles used: 1174 Line used (km): 105 Premises connected: 395 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… Continue Reading


Rural electrification of Mulrany, Co Mayo in 1952

Area: Mulrany Started: June 1951 Finished: August 1952 Poles used: 1248 Line used (km): 98 Premises connected: 360 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. Construction in Mulrany posed some difficulties as… Continue Reading