Pomore Inlet

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Pomor’e Inlet


an inlet off the southwestern shore of the Matochkin Shar Strait (Novaia Zemlia), where the strait opens into the Barents Sea. It is more than 2 km long. The shoreline is primarily steep and rocky. The Matochka River, which gives its name to the strait, empties into the inlet. The village of Pomorskoe is on Pomor’e Inlet.

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