The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Gavrilov-Posad Raion, Ivanovo Oblast, RSFSR; situated 15 km north of the Gavrilov-Posad railroad station on the Aleksandrov-Kineshma line. Peat is mined in the vicinity.
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