656 - Aydın İstasyonu - TCDDRailway Companies

160th anniversary of Turkish railways – Ottoman period

Turkish State Railways (TCDD), celebrated its 160th anniversary with a cocktail at Innotrans.

TCDD was founded as a state railways in 1927. However, Anatolia was first introduced with railway with giving English company (Ottoman Railway Company – ORC) privilege to construct and operate Izmir-Aydin railway. This date is taken as anniversary date by TCDD.

What’s inside?

First initiatives (1851-1872)
Growth (1873-1918)

Cover Photo: TCDD ©

Pages: 1 2 3

1 reply »


Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s