The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Kireevsk Raion, Tula Oblast, RSFSR, 22 km from the Dedilovo railroad station (on the Tula-Uzlovaia line). Population, 10,100 (1968). Coal is mined near Borodinskii (Moscow coal basin).
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