baghdad railways
06 Ankara

Baghdad Railways

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…]

ataturk and railways
06 Ankara

Atatürk and Railways

Atatürk and Railways: The first train that brings greetings from the Black Sea to the Mediterranean Sea is the 15 of December. On the morning, he walked from Samsun to Mersin at 6.00 in the morning '. The year was 1932; Samsun Sivas railway had just finished. Railways transmitting the incident [more…]

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Intercity Railways

Railroad means strength and independence

In the early years of the Republic, a national and independent railway policy was pursued on the basis of development and defense. In the early years of the Republic, a national and independent railway policy was pursued on the basis of development and defense. Great impossibilities [more…]

34 Istanbul

Baghdad Railway Private Exhibition Will Open

Baghdad Railway Special Exhibition Will Be Opened: The Provincial Agency for the Protection and Promotion of the Environment and Cultural Values ​​(ÇEKÜL) is opening an exhibition on the railway stations starting from Istanbul and continuing until Baghdad [more…]

haydarpasa train terminal
34 Istanbul

Haydarpaşa Train Station Is Just Like A Museum

Haydarpaşa Station is almost like a museum: Built 2 years ago by the order of Abdülhamid II, Haydarpaşa Station, which has been closed to train services for about 106 year as part of the renewal of the Haydarpaşa-Gebze superficial suburban lines, is located in its historical building. [more…]

34 Istanbul

Trains went to historical stations relics left

The trains went and the historical stations were remnant: The restoration works started at the 'historical' stations on the Pendik-Söğütlüçeşme train line, where renovation works started in Istanbul last month. The authorities said that the historical texture will be preserved. [more…]

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Haydarpaşa Baghdad Railway Photo Exhibition Opened in İzmit

Haydarpaşa Bagdat Railway Photography Exhibition Opened in Kocaeli The "Haydarpaşa Bagdat Railway Photography Exhibition" was opened in Izmit district by the Kocaeli Representation of the Foundation for the Protection and Promotion of Environmental and Cultural Values ​​(ÇEKÜL). Groundbreaking of Haydarpaşa Train Station [more…]