Surskoe

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Surskoe

 

an urban-type settlement and administrative center of Surskoe Raion, Ulianovsk Oblast, RSFSR. Situated on the left bank of the Sura River, a tributary of the Volga, 50 km south of the Alatyr’ railroad station on the Kanash-Ruzaevka line and 121 km west of Ul’ianovsk. Surskoe has a foundry, a hempprocessing plant, a creamery, and a garment factory.

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