Roja


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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Roja

 

an urban-type settlement in Talsi Raion, Latvian SSR. Roja is a fishing port on the western shore of the Gulf of Riga, 52 km northeast of the Stende railroad station. The settlement has a fishing-canning combine.

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