Shumilino

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Shumilino

 

an urban-type settlement and the administrative center of Shumilino Raion, Vitebsk Oblast, Byelorussian SSR. Shumilino is served by a railroad station on the Vitebsk-Polotsk line. The settlement has a cheese plant, a winery, a plant for the initial processing of flax, and a peat enterprise. A branch of the Vitebsk Building-Materials Industrial Association is located in Shumilino.

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