Loksa


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Loksa

 

an urban-type settlement in Harju Raion, Estonian SSR, located on the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of the Valge River, 40 km northeast of the Kehra station on the Tallinn-Tapa line and 60 km east of Tallinn. Population, 3,000 (1970). Loksa has a shipyard and a brickyard.

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