“Our Railway Adventure From Past to Present” Conference
Dumlupınar University Faculty of Arts and Sciences Assist. Assoc. Dr. Arif Kolay: Eskişehir has become a center of attraction as the railway reaches the city. ”
A conference on Our Railway Adventure from Past to Present was organized by Turkish Hearths Eskişehir Branch.
In a statement made by the Turkish Quarries Eskişehir Branch, Dumlupınar University Faculty of Arts and Sciences Assist. Assoc. Dr. It was noted that Arif Kolay made information about the history of railways.
Explaining the contribution of the railways to the province of Eskisehir, said the following statements:
“The first train arrived in our city on the Istanbul-Baghdad Railway route in 1894. When a train departing from Istanbul in the morning arrives in Eskişehir, it does not go further and passengers spend the night in the hotels in Eskişehir. It was decided to build a draw frame workshop in Eskişehir with the advice of German technicians to meet the maintenance and repair needs of the trains that spent the night in Eskişehir and this formed the core of today's Tülomsaş facilities. After the railway reached the city, the face of the city changed radically and became a center of attraction. Due to the contribution of the railway to the transport facilities, new immigration villages were formed in the immigration that took place in the subsequent period, and the population of the city increased rapidly.
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