The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Shilka Raion, Chita Oblast, RSFSR. Kholbon is situated on the left bank of the Shilka River. It has a railroad stop on the Trans-Siberian Railroad. The settlement has a livestock-breeding sovkhoz.
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