The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
urban-type settlement in the western part of Cheliabinsk Oblast, RSFSR. Major junction of railroad lines to Cheliabinsk, Ufa, Druzhinino, and Bakal. Population, 10,900 (1968). The settlement has rail-transport enterprises.
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