Novoarkhangelsk

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Novoarkhangel’sk

 

an urban-type settlement; center of Novoarkhangel’sk Raion, Kirovograd Oblast, Ukrainian SSR, 69 km from the Pomoshnaia railroad junction (lines to Odessa, Znamenka, Cherkassy, and Podgorodnaia). The settlement has a food-processing plant, a cheese dairy, a mixed-feed plant, an asphalt plant, and a brickyard.


Novoarkhangel’sk

 

(or New Archangel), name used in the 19th century for the city of Sitka on Baranof Island in southeastern Alaska.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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