Chernigovka

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Chernigovka

 

an urban-type settlement and administrative center of Chernigovka Raion, Zaporozh’e Oblast, Ukrainian SSR. The settlement is situated on the Tokmak River (in the basin of the Sea of Azov), 7 km from the Verkhnetokmak I railroad station on the Berdiansk-Pologi line. Industry is represented by a plant that produces foodstuffs, a mixed-feed plant, and a butter-making section of the Molochansk Dairy Combine. Chernigovka has a forest-improvement station and a poultry hatchery.

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