Lesnoi

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Lesnoi

 

an urban-type settlement in Shilovo Raion, Riazan’ Oblast, RSFSR, located 20 km from the Shelukhovo railroad station on the Riazan’-Ruzaevka line. A branch of the Chapaevsk Chemical-Technology Technicum is in Lesnoi.

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