Nizhnii Chir

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Nizhnii Chir

 

an urban-type settlement in Surovikino Raion, Volgograd Oblast, RSFSR; a landing on the right shore of the Tsimliansk Reservoir, 45 km southeast of the Surovikino station on the Volgograd-Likhaia railroad line. Foodstuffs, processed fish, bricks, and reinforced-concrete structural members are produced locally.

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