Staropyshminsk

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Staropyshminsk

 

an urban-type settlement in Sverdlovsk Oblast, RSFSR, under the jurisdiction of the Berezovskii city soviet. Staropyshminsk is situated on the Pyshma River (Ob’ River basin), 13 km from the Berezit railroad station on the Sverd- lovsk-Artemovskii line. Staropyshminsk has a plant that forms part of the Sverdlovsk automotive-vehicle production combine. Gold is mined nearby.

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