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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



an urban-type settlement in Severskaia Raion, Krasnodar Krai, RSFSR. Il’skii is a railroad station, 45 km southwest of the city of Krasnodar. Population, 18,000 (1970). Building materials and drilling apparatus for petroleum and gas wells are produced. Petroleum is extracted in Il’skii.

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