The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Mogocha Raion, Chita Oblast, RSFSR, on the Chernyi Urium River (Amur basin). Railroad station on the Trans-Siberian line. There is gold mining and logging.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.