Shaumiani

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Shaumiani

 

(until 1925, Shulavery), an urban-type settlement in Marneuli Raion, Georgian SSR. Shaumiani is situated 7 km from the Shulaveri railroad station on the Tbilisi-Leninakan line. It has a grape-growing sovkhoz. The settlement is named in honor of S. G. Shaumian.

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