The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Moscow Oblast, RSFSR, on the shore of Lake Sviatoe, 4 km north of the Shatura railroad station. Peat is dug for the Shatura State Regional Electric Power Plant.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.