The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Nevel’sk Raion, Sakhalin Oblast, RSFSR. Shebunino is situated in the southwestern part of Sakhalin Island, on the Sea of Japan. It is the terminus of the Il’inskii-Shebunino railroad line. Lignite is mined nearby.
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