The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Petushki Raion, Vladimir Oblast, RSFSR, at the confluence of the Kirzhach and Kliaz’ma rivers. Its railroad station (Usad) is 12 km northeast of the city of Orekhovo-Zuevo. It has a plant for decorative cotton goods.
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