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Baghdad Railways

The 147-year history of Baghdad Railway! Professor Edward Mead Earle wrote in his book ”1923 Ab that Abdulhamid II prevented foreigners from settling along the way. According to Professor Earle, II. Abdulhamit, in recognition of some rights and [more…]

railway transportation in the ottoman empire
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Railway Transportation in the Ottoman Empire

Railway method (policy) in the Ottoman Empire is the political thoughts of the Ottoman rulers within the borders of the Ottoman Empire. Road-building methods The road-building methods in the Ottoman Empire have long been based solely on military needs and local authorities. [more…]

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Railways from Ottoman to Present

Despite the economic difficulties of the successive wars, the Ottoman Empire gave importance to railway projects. Projects such as Marmaray were even pronounced for the first time in this period. Continued in the early years of the Republic [more…]

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Dalaman Train Station

There is a station in Dalaman, Muğla. So far, neither a train arrives nor a single ticket has been purchased at the box office. The summary of his story with a single word ıklık confusion kelime [more…]


Last Trainer of Land Train

The last engine of the Black Train: Steam locomotives, which have been serving for years on the railways and started to entertain their visitors in museums when they left their place to the new generation attractors with the developing technology, documentary, series, film and advertisement [more…]


Dereyolu Heavy Attachment

Dereyolu Heavy Aksak: The first construction of the road called 'Dereyolu', which was brought to the agenda during the Ottoman Empire in 1880 for the first time but could not be realized due to wars and money, could not be realized. [more…]

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Ottoman train in Israel

Ottoman train in Israel: Did you know that during the time of the Ottoman Empire, Israel's largest port, Haifa, could take a train to the Syrian capital by train? A group of Israeli historians advanced this historical railway [more…]

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When Was the TCDD Established

The Republic of Turkey State Railways TCDD, or simply, regulating the railway transport in the Republic of Turkey is operating and controlling the government. During the Ottoman Empire, the owners of the capital were [more…]

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What Happens Since 2004

What is Happening Since 2004 in Haydarpaşa TMMOB Chamber of Architects Istanbul Metropolitan Branch, TMMOB Chamber of City Planners Istanbul Branch and United Transport Employees Union by Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality; Haydarpasa Train Station, [more…]

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Hijaz Railway Documentary (Video)

Hejaz Railway Documentary Hejaz Railway, II. It was built by Abdulhamid between Damascus and Medina in 1900-1908 years. It is part of the railways of the Ottoman Empire starting from Istanbul. German engineer Meissner at the beginning of the technical works of the railway [more…]


Hijaz Railway Exhibition Opening

Hicaz Railway Exhibition, which was previously exhibited in Kastamonu Municipality with its documents, reopens upon the demand from the public. 14 at Mustafa Kaya Anatolian High School under the name of “Great Respect for Ecdadımız an which is planned to be opened in Kastamonu in April. [more…]


How many km of rail was laid?

Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan, 10. For the Anthem of the Year, 'What did you knit?' When we say, we investigated how many kilometers of rails were laid. According to TCDD's 2011 activity report, 1923 was launched in 1951 with the railway [more…]