Connecting Longford to the national grid

Connecting Longford to the national grid

Electricity in the county before ESB Longford had electricity before the establishment of ESB in 1927. ESB's annual reports record
Longford rural areas

Longford rural areas

Read about the 17 rural areas serving Co Longford connected through the rural electrification scheme between 1947 and 1958
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Rural electrification of Drumlish, Co Longford in 1952

Area: Drumlish Started: March 1952 Finished: November 1952 Poles used: 1071 Line used (km): 103 Premises connected: 214 The figures above were
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Rural electrification of Kilashee, Co Longford in 1952

Area: Kilashee Started: October 1951 Finished: May 1952 Poles used: 1105 Line used (km): 105 Premises connected: 105 The figures above
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Rural electrification of Lanesboro, Co Longford in 1951

Area: Lanesboro Started: August 1950 Finished: August 1951 Poles used: 557 Line used (km): 45 Premises connected: 190 The figures above
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Rural electrification of Clonbroney, Co Longford in 1953

Area: Clonbroney Started: December 1952 Finished: June 1953 Poles used: 1282 Line used (km): 120 Premises connected: 421 The figures above were sourced from our
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Rural electrification of Legga, Co Longford in 1956

Area: Legga Started: July 1956 Finished: November 1956 Poles used: 1650 Line used (km): 137 Premises connected: 100 The figures above were sourced from our REO
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Rural electrification of Dring Co Longford in 1957

Area: Dring Started: July 1956 Finished: October 1957 Poles used: 773 Line used (km): 65 Premises connected: 111 The figures above were sourced from our REO
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Rural electrification of Aghnacliffe, Co Longford in 1956

Area: Aghnacliffe Started: September 1955 Finished: April 1956 Poles used: 1156 Line used (km): 94 Premises connected: 133 The figures above were sourced from our REO
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Rural electrification of Ballinamuck, Co Longford in 1954

Area: Ballinamuck Started: December 1953 Finished: November 1954 Poles used: 1672 Line used (km): 158 Premises connected: 245 The figures above were sourced from our REO
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Rural electrification of Abbeylara, Co Longford in 1955

Area: Abbeylara Started: December 1954 Finished: December 1955 Poles used: 1193 Line used (km): 103 Premises connected: 200 The figures above were sourced from our REO
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Rural electrification of Moydow, Co Longford in 1958

Area: Moydow Started: October 1957 Finished: February 1958 Poles used: 905 Line used (km): 87 Premises connected: 105 The figures above were sourced from our REO
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Rural electrification of Legan, Co Longford in 1955

Area: Legan Started: September 1954 Finished: August 1955 Poles used: 1080 Line used (km): 93 Premises connected: 162 The figures above were sourced from our REO
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Rural electrification of Kilcommock, Co Longford in 1958

Area: Kilcommock Started: October 1957 Finished: April 1958 Poles used: 1550 Line used (km): 122 Premises connected: 120 The figures above were sourced from our REO
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Rural electrification of Abbeyshrule, Co Longford in 1948

Area: Abbeyshrule Started: December 1947 Finished: September 1948 Poles used: 1038 Line used (km): 90 Premises connected: 195 The figures above were sourced from our