The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Stavropol’ Krai, RSFSR, on the right bank of the Podkumok River (a tributary of the Kuma River), near Piatigorsk. Population, 27,000 (1970). Goriachevodskii has a machine-tool repair factory and a bread bakery.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.