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History of city Uchaly, Republic of Bashkortostan in photos

A small historical reference

Uchaly - center of Uchaly district of the Republic Bashkortostan, located in the east of the republic, 10 km from the source of the river Ural (Yaik), the Southern Urals, among lakes, on the eastern mountain range Uraltau. Date of establishment - 1955. The first written mention - XIX century. The city history begins with the discovery in the late 30's gold ore deposits. In 1940 the miners from nearby villages organized a gang and began to build the mine on the lake Small Uchaly. Gold ore occurs in 2-4 meters from surface, so mining was open way.

Further development of the city began with the construction of Uchaly mining and processing plant that produces more than 65% of zinc concentrate in Russia, and also leads prey copper, gold, silver, platinum and other metals in small quantities. Becoming Uchalu as a major industrial center helped such companies as mining and logging, mining company "Ural stone", foundry-mechanical plant, forestry machinery, garment factory, Sangalyksky diorite quarry, gold mining company, the company "Granit", a creamery and others.

Population: 37 516

Uchaly. Panorama of the city
Panorama of the city

 
Uchaly. Panorama of the city
Panorama of the city, March 1963

 
Uchaly. Lenin street
Lenin street

 
Uchaly. The street first builders
The street first builders

 

Photos posted on the website in accordance with Article 7, paragraph 1 of the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of 9 September 1886, the term of protection which is fifty years after the author's death.

After this period photos it becomes public domain. The participants of the Berne Convention are 167 States.


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