Shakhtnyi

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Shakhtnyi

 

an urban-type settlement in Perm’ Oblast, RSFSR, under the jurisdiction of the Gubakha city soviet. Shakhtnyi is situated on the Solikamsk-Perm’ highway and is 4 km from the Polovinka railroad station on the Solikamsk-Chusovskaia line. Hard coal is mined near Shakhtnyi, which has a shop of a plant for the repair of mining equipment; the main plant is located in the city of Kizel.

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