Gorniatskii

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Gorniatskii

 

an urban-type settlement in Rostov Oblast, RSFSR. It is situated on the left bank of the Kalitva River (a tributary of the Severskii Donets), 18 km northwest of the Grachi railway station on the Morozovskaia-Likhaia line. Population, 14,000 (1970).

Gorniatskii is a coal-mining settlement; it has an oredressing plant and a stone quarry.

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