The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Leningrad Oblast, RSFSR, on the northwestern shore of Lake Ladoga. Railroad station 155 km north of Leningrad. There is quarrying.
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