railway transportation in the ottoman empire
09 Aydin

The first railway line where Made in Turkey

Where was the first railway line built in Turkey: Although the concept of railway is still not widely accepted in Turkey, in the Ottoman period, Sultan Abdulaziz envied the railways he saw abroad and ordered it to be built between Istanbul and Edirne. [more…]


State Railways lie special claims to privatize

The allegations that the State Railways will be privatized are false: TCDD 6th Regional Director Mustafa Çopur denied the allegations that the State Railways will be privatized. Stating that TCDD will not be privatized but liberalized, Çopur said that infrastructure, stations, land and lines will definitely belong to TCDD. [more…]

34 Istanbul

Marmaray to depart from Ayrılıkçeşme station

About to depart from Marmaray Ayrılıkçeşme station: Ayrılıkçeşme has been a place where pilgrims were sent off for many years during the Ottoman period. However, the centennial, which we inaugurated on October 29, 2013, that is, on the 90th anniversary of the proclamation of the Republic. [more…]

34 Istanbul

Row at Da Vincin Bridge

As well as on the bridge of Da Vinc: With the realization of Marmaray, a project belonging to the Ottoman period reached its target years later. With the book titled '' Crazy Projects of the Ottoman Empire '' [more…]


TCDD wants to be worn by third page rumors

Kazım Baba, Bektashi father, poet. Once upon a time, when the railway had just arrived in the Ottoman Empire, the man who was the Director of the British Simendifer Company hooked on Kazım Baba. “Your master, Hacı Bektaş Veli, had run the wall. see us [more…]

34 Istanbul

Was there a metro investment in Ottoman history?

Kartal- to be launched todayKadıköy in advertising in various broadcast organs of the metro; It is expressed as “THE BIGGEST METRO INVESTMENT IN THE REPUBLIC HISTORY”. I think this sentence is not true. I do not understand why it is only called Republic History. [more…]


Railway reality

Importance of transportation in the Demiryolu Railway Truth Report in Transportation açıklan announced by TMMOB Chamber of Mechanical Engineers, Ottoman Period, the first period of the Republic, the current situation in Turkish railways with statistics from 1950 to the present day, the story of “accelerated train,, [more…]