International Journal of

Arts , Humanities & Social Science

ISSN 2693-2547 (Print) , ISSN 2693-2555 (Online)
History and architectural character of the Railway stations in the region of Florina/Greece

Abstract

 

This article examines the history and the architecture of the main railway stations in the region of western Macedonia / Greece to show the relationship between the level of economic integration at the important territory – region of central and  western  Macedonia, during the Ottoman Empire, at the late 19th century (1890-1900).  The  analysis focuses on two key themes: the long-term spatial evolution of the railway  network and the influences to the social, economic and political life on this region.