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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



an urban-type settlement in Novokhopersk Raion, Voronezh Oblast, RSFSR. Elan’-Kolenovskii is located on the Elan’ River (Don basin) at the Ol’kha railroad station of the Gheorghiu-Dej-Povorino line. A large sugar refinery and a state farm specializing in cattle fattening are located here.

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