Lokot

Lokot’

 

an urban-type settlement, the administrative center of Brasovo Raion, Briansk Oblast, RSFSR, located 3 km from the Brasovo station on the Briansk-L’gov line. Population, 10,000 (1970). Lokot’ is the site of a machine-tool construction plant, a distillery, and a furniture factory. There is an agricultural technicum.


Lokot’

 

(literally “elbow”), in Russia, a unit of length first mentioned in literary monuments from the 11th century. It approximately corresponded to the length of the ulna, or 455–475 mm. In the 16th century, the lokot’ was gradually replaced by the arshin.

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This is a reconstruction of the road III / 3212 Lipovka - Lokot including retaining walls, drainage facilities and renewal of road markings.
He was sent to the Lokot area near Bryansk, where he offered his services to the Germans in November 1941; they allowed him to organize a militia to fight the partisans.
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Vinaver does seem to have some common ground with Lokot though when he claims that the Duma did not set out to seek conflict; this was produced by the Duma reacting to sharp social tensions outside its walls (See Vinaver, Konflikty, pp.
Otherwise we will be left with an inflatable army which tries to defend the Russian federation with rubber weaponry," Lokot said.
Meanwhile, at the Sherman Oaks Galleria, Serge Lokot, a 15-year-old from Notre Dame High School, was still searching for a few last gifts.