Baranchinskii

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Baranchinskii

 

an urban-type settlement in Sverdlovsk Oblast, RSFSR. Located on the Barancha River (Tura basin), 2 km from the Baranchinskii railroad station on the Sverdlovsk-Perm’ line. Population in 1968, 14,100. There is an electromechanical plant. Baranchinskii was formed in 1928 by settlers near the Nizhnebaranchinskii iron foundry, which was established in 1743. There is an evening electromechanical technicum.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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