The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Zakamensk Raion, Buriat ASSR. Kholtoson is 256 km southwest of the Dzhida railroad station on the Ulan-Ude-Naushki line. Tungsten ore is mined near the settlement. [28–1035—4]
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