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Starobel’sk

 

a city and administrative center of Starobel’sk Raion, Voroshilovgrad Oblast, Ukrainian SSR. Located on the Aidar River (a tributary of the Severskii Donets), it has a railroad station on the Valuiki-Voroshilovgrad line. Population, 22,700 (1975). Starobel’sk has a repair plant, a reinforced-con-crete products plant, fruit-canning and milk plants, a brewery, and furniture and garment factories. There are also enterprises for servicing railroad transport. The city has a sovkhoz technicum, a medical school, and a museum of local lore. [24—1271–4]

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