The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Belovo Raion, Kemerovo Oblast, RSFSR. A railroad junction with lines to Barnaul, Novokuznetsk, and Belovo. Population, 4,800 (1969). Artyshta has rail transport enterprises and a rock-crushing plant.
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