Taboshar

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Taboshar

 

an urban-type settlement in Leninabad Oblast, Tadzhik SSR, under the jurisdiction of the Chkalovsk city soviet. Situated 50 km from the Leninabad railroad station on the Khavast-Kokand line. Population, 13,400 (1975). Taboshar has a factory for the production of rubber footwear and surgical gloves. Flux materials and ashlar are extracted nearby. Taboshar also produces facing materials and souvenirs.

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The document noted that most of the tailings and dumps in the area of Istiklol (former Taboshar) and Guliston (Chkalovsk) are in poor condition.