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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



an urban-type settlement in Izhma Raion, Komi ASSR. Shchel’iaiur has a landing on the left bank of the Pechora River, 147 km northwest of the Irael’ railroad station on the Kotlas-Vorkuta line. The settlement is a repair and operational center for river shipping.

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