The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Volkhov Raion, Leningrad Oblast, RSFSR. Railroad station (Zhikharevo) on the Leningrad-Vologda line. Population, 10,200 (1970). Naziia has a peat-processing enterprise and a construction-materials combine.
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