The district is 62 km from town heart Kırklareli.
The district is an agricultural metropolis constructed across the Ergene river. Agriculture is completed in Ergene plain. Especially oil sunflower is grown. It has develop into an essential agricultural heart with the services offered by the river. Wetlands have led to the event of paddy manufacturing within the district. The altitude of the district lands is 25 meters. However, despite the fact that the Ergene river has contributed to the event of its agriculture, it doesn’t have such a operate right now as a result of it’s soiled. The air pollution of the Ergene river: these days, it has a terrific unfavorable affect on agricultural manufacturing, social life and due to this fact the event of town. Summers are scorching and dry and winters are chilly and wet.
The historical past of the district may be very previous. However, historic websites haven’t been adequately preserved and environmental preparations haven’t been made round them. The historical past of the area begins when the Ottomans dominated this area. The inhabitants of the district heart and its affiliated villages include Balkan immigrants who settled right here after the 1877-1878 Ottoman-Russian warfare, which was known as the 93 War. Pehlivanköy turned a district in 1957. As for the supply of its title, in accordance to what’s mentioned, the Pavlikan tribe from Malatya got here right here and settled within the eighth century, and the title of the district got here from this tribe. While it was previously often known as Pavli village, it later turned Pavlikan and eventually Pehlivanköy. Again, in line with one other rumor in regards to the title supply, within the 1800s, the Thracian Greeks arrange a small settlement known as Pavli village, however after the republican period alternate, they left right here, and our souls coming from Greece settled of their place. So the Greeks are gone, however Pavliköy stays.
PEHLİVANKÖY PANAYIRI-PAVLİ PANAYIRI:
The second week of September annually begins on Thursday and lasts four days.
The previous title of Panayır Pehlivanköy is named “Pavli Panayırı”. Only
Fairground, all over the place within the area whose silence is damaged by passing trains
comes alive and feasted. Occurs within the flat space on the sting of the Ergene river
honest occasions appeal to many guests to the district.
Some sources say that the Fair goes again 110 years. In Turkey
custom is among the uncommon festivals nonetheless alive.
In different phrases, the honest has tons of of years of historical past. Goods and animals may be bought and entertainments are organized on the honest. It turns into a social, cultural and financial exercise. It is a behavior for Thracians to go to Pehlivanköy honest. Food, drinks, garments and ornaments are bought on the stalls established. Amusement park is established, Roma leisure tradition is watched right here. If you wish to see the dwelling Thracian tradition, I believe it’s best to match the time nicely and be a part of the Pavli honest.
PLACES TO VISIT:
The metropolis, which has many ruins and tales from Thrace to the Ottoman Empire, though it’s not a vacationer heart alone, generally is a stopping level for sightseeing excursions in Thrace.
The bridge on the Ergene river between Pehlivanköy and Karşıyaka
The bridge is an Ottoman interval construction. According to a rumor: “The bridge was constructed by a grasp named Pavlu. But the grasp, regardless of each effort, can’t fasten the center belt. The grasp tells that somebody is sacrificed, buried within the wall, and that the arch can solely stand that means. As a treatment, heaps are drawn amongst ladies carrying meals on daily basis. Whoever seems within the draw will probably be sacrificed. When the Qur'an hits, the girl will deliver meals to the employees the following day (Friday). However, the girl within the draw gave start to a brand new girl. She is breastfeeding her youngster in her arms. The girl comes the following day and is sacrificed by compressing the belt and the belt is accomplished. Every Friday evening, a lady crying on the foot of the bridge is claimed to be heard and milk flows between the 2 stones from the center arch. The title of the bridge is claimed to be based mostly on this rumor.
It is within the Ergene neighborhood on the entrance of the district.
There is a marble inscription on the doorway door, 1902 is learn because the date of the inscription, however it’s not written. Mosque: It has an oblong plan and measures 13 x 22 meters. 200 folks can pray on the identical time. Entrance: It is on the northwestern entrance. It has a minaret on the southwestern entrance. The higher ground is used as a trainer room. Its partitions are brick masonry. The fronts are plastered, the window edges are stone jambs. Wall corners are stone protruding.
KUŞTEPE VILLAGE MOSQUE:
It is within the village of Kuştepe, related to the district heart. The date of its development is written in 1903 within the inscription discovered within the restore made in 2013 on the minaret, however it’s unclear. The mosque within the village heart has an oblong plan, measuring 10 x 15 meters. 150 folks can pray on the identical time. The minaret has just one balcony.
SOIL CROP OFFICE BUILDING:
Between 1894-1895 because the Building of Soil Products Office
It is made. It has two flooring, two symmetrical buildings with a courtyard within the center.
It happens. The entrances of the two-storey buildings are on the southern facade going through the road.