Ankara Eyalet

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Eyālet-i Ānqarâ
Eyalet of the Ottoman Empire

Location of Ankara Eyalet
Ankara Eyalet in 1861
Capital İnitially Yozgat, then Ankara[1]
 •  Established 1827
 •  Disestablished 1864
Today part of  Turkey

The Eyalet of Ankara or Angora, also known as the Eyalet of Bosok[1] or Bozok[2] (Ottoman Turkish: ایالت آنقره; Eyālet-i Ānḳara‎)[3] was an eyalet of the Ottoman Empire.

Administrative divisions[edit]

Sanjaks of the Eyalet in the mid-19th century:[4]

  1. Sanjak of Kaisarieh (Cesarea)
  2. Sanjak of Bozok (Yozgat)[2]
  3. Sanjak of Angora (Ankara)
  4. Sanjak of Kiangri (Cangara)