REPUBLIC OF TURKEY MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND TOURISM

The Long Aquaduct

BRIDGES, WATER ARCHES, CISTERNS,RESERVOIRS

The Long Aquaduct
This is the longest arch of Kırkçeşme water works in Istanbul. It was built by Mimar Sinan during 1554-1562 and was restored after the floods in 1563. It is 25 m high and 711 m long. It has 47 arches on the lower floor and on the upper.