Iurino

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Iurino

 

an urban-type settlement and the administrative center of Iurino Raion, Mari ASSR. Iurino is situated on the left bank of the Volga, 80 km northwest of the Cheboksary railroad station. A branch of the Ioshkar-Ola Footwear Factory is in the settlement, which also has a felting and fulling combine, a timber combine, and two logging and timber distribution establishments. A branch of the Koz’modem’iansk Museum of Local Lore is located in Iurino.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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