Chernyshevsk

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Chernyshevsk

 

an urban-type settlement and the administrative center of Chernyshevsk Raion, Chita Oblast, RSFSR. Chernyshevsk is situated on the Kuenga River, a tributary of the Shilka. The settlement is a railroad junction (Chernyshevsk-Zabaikal’skii) of lines to Bukachacha and Mogocha. Chernyshevsk has enterprises serving railroad transportation.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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