Nizhniaia Maktama

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Nizhniaia Maktama

 

an urban-type settlement in Al’-met’evsk Raion, Tatar ASSR; located on the Zai River in the Kama basin, 10 km from Al’met’evsk and 50 km northwest of the Bugul’ma station on the Ul’ianovsk-Ufa railroad line. Oil and gas are extracted. A gas-processing plant and a brickworks are located in the settlement.

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