Cherniakhov

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Cherniakhov

 

an urban-type settlement and administrative center of Cherniakhov Raion, Zhitomir Oblast, Ukrainian SSR. The settlement is located 24 km north of Zhitomir, on the Zhitomir-Mozyr’ highway. It has a railroad station (Gorbashi) on the Zhitomir-Korosten’ line. Cherniakhov has a brickyard, an asphalt plant, and a food-processing combine. A branch of the Polisianka Zhitomir Clothing Association is located in the settlement, and granite is worked there.

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