The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Savino Raion, Ivanovo Oblast, RSFSR; on the Shizhegda River (Oka basin). It has a railroad station (Shogrygino) on the Ivanovo-Novki line. Population, 3,500 (1968). Industry includes a textile factory.
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