The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Moscow Oblast, RSFSR. Baksheevo is located 25 km northeast of the town of Shatura. Its population was 5,000 in 1968. Peat is dug by the cutting method for the V. I. Lenin State Regional Electric Power Plant in Shatura.
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