Shorsu

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Shorsu

 

an urban-type settlement in Uzbekistan Raion, Fergana Oblast, Uzbek SSR. Shorsu is situated in the foothills of the Alai Range, 26 km south of the Iaipan railroad station, on the Kokand-Khavast line. A plant for the production of drainage pipes was under construction in Shorsu in 1978.

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During the excavations near Gultepe 1 and the Shorsu Lake basin, which was conducted with the financial support of the Science Development Foundation under the President of Azerbaijan, more than twenty important artifacts were discovered - archaeological monuments dating back to the Neolithic and Eneolithic period.