The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Kovrov Raion, Vladimir Oblast, RSFSR. It is located on the right bank of the Nerekhta River (a tributary of the Kliaz’ma), 12 km south of Kovrov. Building materials are quarried in Melekhovo.
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