Narrow-gauge railways in Turkey

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There are currently no common-carrier narrow-gauge railways in Turkey.

Historical[edit]

Park railway[edit]

  • Eskişehir Sazova park railway, 600 mm (1 ft 11 58 in) gauge, a line of 1200m was built at the campus of Osman Gazi Universitesi (OGÜ) in Eskişehir, later transferred to Savova park, where a circuit line was built.[4]

Children's railways[edit]

Three 600 mm (1 ft 11 58 in) gauge children's railways were built in Turkey.[5]

  • Afyon children railway in Afyon
  • Ankara Gençlik Park Railway, in Ankara
  • Izmir International Fair Park Railway in Izmir

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1] Samsun Çarsamba
  2. ^ [2] Bursa
  3. ^ [3] Destined for Turkey and use on the Baghdad Railway
  4. ^ [4] OGÜ Student Railway
  5. ^ [5] Children railways in Turkey