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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



an urban-type settlement in Sverdlovsk Oblast, RSFSR. It is the terminal railroad station (Pere-gruzochnaia) on the 27–km branch of the Nizhnii Tagil-Alapaevsk line. Population, 5,400 (1968). A peat enterprise is located in Bas’ianovskii.

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