The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Iagodnoe Raion, Magadan Oblast, RSFSR. Situated on the Magadan-Khan-dyga highway, 578 km northwest of Magadan and 37 km northwest of the raion center, Iagodnoe. Population, 1, 200 (1968). Gold is mined.
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