Khorinsk

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Khorinsk

 

an urban-type settlement and the administrative center of Khorinsk Raion, Buriat ASSR. Khorinsk is located on the Uda River, a tributary of the Selenga, 165 km northeast of Ulan-Ude. The settlement has two logging and timber distribution establishments and a sheep-raising sovkhoz.

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