Chasov Iar

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Chasov Iar

 

a city (since 1938) in Donetsk Oblast, Ukrainian SSR; under the jurisdiction of the Artemovsk city soviet. Railroad station. Population, 23,000 (1974). Chasov lar is an important center for the production of refractory clay. The city is the site of the Gidrozhelezobeton plant, a pilot plant, and a refractory-products plant that is part of the Ukrogneupornerud industrial association. Chasov lar has a museum of local lore.

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