The 147-year history of the Baghdad Railway! Professor Edward Mead Earle wrote in his book ”1923” that Abdulhamid II prevented foreigners from settling along the road. According to Professor Earle, World War II Abdülhamit, in the recognition of some rights and [more…]
Today, the 12 March 1911 has signed an additional contract with the Germans on Baghdad Railways. The points of objection were taken into consideration. Baghdad-Basra bay line and port concession were abandoned.
A small journey to the memory of the railways Some are set to gurbete, some sılaya Sometimes a quarter passes, Sometimes there are five separation, What shows what, uh what gar watches? Whether set to gurbete or silica [more…]
Today in History 30 January 1923 The “Orient Anatolian Railways Chester agreement, called the Chester Project, passed the Council of Ministers and was submitted to the Assembly. 30 January 1929 1483 with the law 23 May 1927 [more…]
Haydarpaşa station, built by Sultan Abdülhamid-i Sani, is one of the symbols of Istanbul. On the wall of the building, Sultan II. There is a plaque stating that it was built by Abdulhamid. This building has many features. Railways with Baghdad [more…]
January 16, 1889 American citizen Lafeyet de Feriz was given the concession of the Thessaloniki-Monastery line. On January 16, 1902, the Sultan's will came out regarding the Baghdad railways agreement. 16 January 1939 at Istanbul Sirkeci Station [more…]