Koriukovka

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Koriukovka

 

a city (since 1958), administrative center of Koriukovka Raion, Chernigov Oblast, the Ukrainian SSR, on the Brech’ River (Desna River basin). Terminal of a branch railroad line of the GomeP-Bakhmach line. Population, 10,400 (1970). The city has an industrial-paper factory, a furniture factory, a cardboard and printing plant, a brickyard, and a dairy. Koriukovka was founded in the 17th century.

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