Shaksha

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Shaksha

 

an urban-type settlement in Ufa Raion, Bashkir ASSR. Shaksha is situated on the Ufa River, a right tributary of the Belaia River, 10 km east of Ufa. It has a railroad station on the Ufa-Cheliabinsk line. Industry is represented by a brickyard and a shop of the Bashkir Ceramic Plant; building materials are also produced in the settlement.

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