Lunino

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Lunino

 

an urban-type settlement, the administrative center of Lunino Raion, Penza Oblast, RSFSR. Located on the Shuksha River near where it flows into the Sura. Lunino is a station on the Ruzaevka-Penza railroad line, 50 km north of Penza. There is a hemp factory and a creamery in Lunino, as well as the Penza State Experimental Agricultural Station and the Penza Cooperative Technicum.

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