Erken-Shakhar

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Erken-Shakhar

 

an urban-type settlement in Adyge-Khabl’ Raion, Karachai-Cherkess Autonomous Oblast, on the Malyi Zelenchuk River, near its confluence with the Kuban. Erken-Shakhar has a railroad station on a spur of the Armavir–Mineral’nye Vody line. It has a sugar refinery, a mixed-feed plant, an association for raising and fattening cattle, and a fruittree nursery-sovkhoz.

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