Shemonaikha

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Shemonaikha

 

a city and administrative center of Shemonaikha Raion, Vostochnyi Kazakhstan Oblast, Kazakh SSR. Shemonaikha is located on the Uba River, a right tributary of the Irtysh, 130 km northwest of Ust’-Kamenogorsk. It has a railroad station on the Lokot’-Leninogorsk line. Enterprises include a furniture factory, a construction combine, a mixed-feed plant, a butter factory, a grain elevator, and shops servicing the railroad industry.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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