Sumsar

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Sumsar

 

an urban-type settlement in Ala-Buka Raion, Osh Oblast, Kirghiz SSR. Located at the foot of the Chatkal Range, on a highway, 60 km northwest of the Namangan railroad station. Population, 6,100 (1975). Complex metal ores are mined in the area. A branch of the Osh Association of Local Arts and Crafts Enterprises is in Sumsar.

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