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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



an urban-type settlement in Chusovoi Raion, Perm’ Oblast, RSFSR. Skal’nyi is located on the western slopes of the Urals, 23 km northeast of the city of Chusovoi. It has a railroad station on the Chusovskaia-Goroblagodatskaia line. Coal is mined in the area. Skal’nyi has a logging and timber distribution establishment. [23–1463–]

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