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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



an urban-type settlement and the administrative center of Oktiabr’skoe Raion, Khanty-Mansi National Okrug, Tiumen’ Oblast, RSFSR. Oktiabr’skoe has a wharf on the right bank of the Ob’ River, 277 km northwest of Khanty-Mansiisk. A fish-processing plant, a logging and timber distribution establishment, and a creamery are located in the settlement.



an urban-type settlement in Krasnogvar-deiskoe Raion, Crimean Oblast, Ukrainian SSR. The settlement has a railroad station (Elevatornaia) on the Simferopol’-Dzhan-koi line. A winery, a dairy, and a bakery are located in Oktiabr’skoe.

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