Dzhergalan

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Dzhergalan

 

an urban-type settlement in Issyk-Kul’ Ob-last, Kirghiz SSR. It is situated in the eastern part of the Issyk-Kul’ depression, 60 km from Przheval’sk and 295 km from the Rybach’e railroad station, with which it is linked by vehicular transportation. Coal is mined in the vicinity of Dzhergalan.

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