Brianka


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Brianka

 

a city (since 1962) in Voroshilovgrad Oblast, Ukrainian SSR, 10 km south of the city of Kadievka, on the Lozovaia River (Severnyi Donets basin). Railroad station (Avdakovo). Population, 86,100 (1969). There is coal mining, with ten mines located within the city limits. Other industry includes mining equipment repair and the production of drilling equipment and reinforced-concrete products. Brianka arose as a settlement at the end of the 19th century.

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The early Upper Palaeolithic site Varvarina Gora ('Barbarian's Mountain') is located 4 km north of the village of Staraia Brian', Buriat Republic, Russia, along the left bank of the Brianka River, 300 km southeast of Makarovo-4 [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 1 OMITTED] (51 [degrees] 35 [minutes] N, 108 [degrees] 6 [minutes] E).
The site is situated on a high colluvial fan deposit nearly 40 m above and 600 m west of the Brianka River (Bazarov 1968; Bazarov et al.