Chernyi Ostrov

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Chernyi Ostrov

 

an urban-type settlement in Khmel’nitskii Raion, Khmel’nitskii Oblast, Ukrainian SSR. Chernyi Ostrov is situated on the Iuzhnyi Bug River near the Chernyi Ostrov railroad station, 20 km northwest of the city of Khmel’nitskii. The settlement produces knitwear and footstuffs. There is a museum devoted to the Ukrainian poet L. I. Glebov in Chernyi Ostrov.

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