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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



a city in Vilnius Raion, Lithuanian SSR. Located on the Neris (Vilija) River, 6 km from the Bezdónys railroad station (on the Vilnius-Daugavpils line) and 23 km northeast of Vilnius. Various notions and clothing accessories are made in Nemenčiné; there is also a logging and timber distribution establishment.

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