The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Kemerovo Oblast, RSFSR, 16 km south of Belovo, in the Kuznetsk Coalfield. Population, 7,600 (1968). There is coal mining in the settlement.
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