Chunskii

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Chunskii

 

an urban-type settlement and the administrative center of Chunskii Raion, Irkutsk Oblast, RSFSR. Chunskii is situated on the Chuna River in the Enisei River basin. It has a railroad station (Chuna) on the Taishet-Lena line, 808 km northwest of Irkutsk. A logging combine, a logging and timber distribution establishment, and enterprises serving railroad transportation are found in the settlement.

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