Mordovo

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Mordovo

 

an urban-type settlement, the administrative center of Mordovo Raion, Tambov Oblast, RSFSR. Located on the Bitiug River, a tributary of the Don. Its station on the GriaziPovorino railroad line is designated as Oborona. A food combine, a poultry factory, a poultry hatchery, and an asphalt cement plant operate in Mordovo.

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