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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



a city in Švenčionys Raion, Lithuanian SSR. Švenčionéliai is a junction for railroad lines to Vilnius, to Utena, and to Daugavpils in the Latvian SSR; it is located 75 km northeast of Vilnius. The city has a brickyard, an ironworks, a branch of a Vilnius winery, and a logging and timber distribution establishment.

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