Rural electrification of Graiguenamanagh, Co Kilkenny in 1955

Area: Graiguenamanagh Started: September 1954 Finished: April 1955 Poles used: 828 Line used (km): 79 Premises connected: 125 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. Graiguenamanagh… Continue Reading


Rural electrification of Killurin, Co Wexford in 1955

Area: Killurin Started: September 1955 Finished: December 1955 Poles used: 1103 Line used (km): 98 Premises connected: 134 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 1956… Continue Reading


Rural electrification of Newbawn, Co Wexford in 1955

Area: Newbawn Started: April 1955 Finished: September 1955 Poles used: 1267 Line used (km): 116 Premises connected: 246 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. Trees presented the main construction difficulty… Continue Reading


Rural electrification of Monagear, Co Wexford in 1955

Area: Monagear Started: April 1955 Finished: August 1955 Poles used: 924 Line used (km): 83 Premises connected: 176 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. Sales in Monagear were good according… Continue Reading