Novaia Igirma

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Novaia Igirma

 

an urban-type settlement in Nizhne-Ilimsk Raion, Irkutsk Oblast, RSFSR. It has a railroad station on the Khrebtovaia-Ust’-Ilimskaia line. Novaia Igirma was founded in 1965–66 in connection with the construction of a railroad. The timber industry is important.

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