Olshana

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Ol’shana

 

an urban-type settlement in Gorodishche Raion, Cherkassy Oblast, Ukrainian SSR, situated 23 km from the Gorodishche railroad station on the Imeni Tarasa Shevchenko-Fastov line. Enterprises of the food-processing industry are located in the settlement.

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