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Hamidiyyeh Clock Tower 01

This Tower Clock is named after: His Imperial Majesty, The Sultan Abdülhamid II, Emperor of the Ottomans, Caliph of the Faithful (21/22 September 1842 – 10 February 1918) was the 34th sultan of the Ottoman Empire. He was the last Sultan to exert effective control over the Ottoman Empire.[1] He oversaw a period of decline in the power and extent of the Empire, ruling from 31 August 1876 until he was deposed on 27 April 1909. He was succeeded by Mehmed V. His deposition following the Young Turk Revolution was hailed by most Ottoman citizens, who welcomed the return to constitutional rule.

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  • Uploaded on February 24, 2012
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    by Ali Shaib
    • Camera: SONY DSC-H70
    • Taken on 2012/02/16 13:34:45
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/800)
    • Focal Length: 9.65mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.500
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash