Krasnoe-Na-Volge

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Krasnoe-Na-Volge

 

an urban-type settlement and the administrative center of Krasnosel’skii Raion, Kostroma Oblast, RSFSR; a landing on the left bank of the Volga. It is situated on the Kostroma-Ivanovo highway, 32 km southeast of Kostroma. Krasnoe-na-Volge is an old center for the jewelry industry (wares made from copper, brass, and silver). It has a cannery and a butter and cheese plant. The Krasnosel’skii School for Artistic Metalwork is located in the settlement.

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