The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Kiev-Sviatosha Raion, Kiev Oblast, Ukrainian SSR. Situated on the Irpen’ River (tributary of the Dnieper), 6 km from the Bucha railroad station on the Kiev-Korosten’ line. Gostomel’ has a glass factory and a starch plant.
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