Pikalevo

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Pikalevo

 

a city in Boksitogorsk Raion, Leningrad Oblast, RSFSR. Railroad station on the Leningrad-Vologda line. Population, 23,000 (1974). Pikalevo has a large alumina combine, producing alumina, soda, cement, and slate, and a plant producing reinforced-concrete items.

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