The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Oimiakon Raion, Yakut ASSR. Situated on the right bank of the Indigirka, Predporozhnyi is a center of gold mining.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.