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Historic Karaköy Tunnel 144 Age

The 144th anniversary of the historic Tünel, Turkey's first and the world's second subway, was celebrated. The ceremony held at Tünel's Karaköy Station was attended by İETT General Manager Dr. Ahmet Bağış, Deputy General Managers Dr. Hasan Ozcelik, Hayri Haberdar, [more…]

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Small Taksim Surprise for Tunnel Passengers

Small Taksim Surprise for Tunnel Passengers: The miniature section model prepared from the images of the Tunel and Nostalgic Tramways and the Beyoğlu region began to be exhibited at Karaköy Tünel. Makette is the second in the world serving between Karaköy and Beyoğlu. [more…]

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Crazy projects of the Ottoman Empire

The crazy projects of the Ottomans were put into a book: 41 crazy projects from the Ottoman Empire, which could be engineering marvels of the period, were put into a book. In the book, about projects such as tube passage projects, the Golden Horn and the Bosphorus. [more…]

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Tunnel and Tramway in Old Istanbul

Tunnel and Tramway in Old Istanbul Tunnel construction works, which started with the initiative of French engineer Eugene Henri Gavand, started on 30 June 1871, and it was put into service on 17 January 1875 with a state ceremony. a french made [more…]