The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Serov Raion, Sverdlovsk Oblast, RSFSR, on the Sos’va River (Ob’ basin). Railroad station on the Serov-Polunochnoe line, 57 km north of Serov. Lumber is an important industry.
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