Talsi


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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Talsi

 

a city and administrative center of Talsi Raion, Latvian SSR, on the Kurzeme Peninsula. Located on the Riga-Ventspils highway, 12 km from the Stende railroad station and 121 km northwest of Riga. Talsi has a meat-packing plant, a milk plant, and a metal-working plant; there is also a garment industry. A museum of local lore is located in Talsi.

REFERENCE

Moor, G. Talsy: Putevoditel’. Riga, 1975. (Translated from Latvian.)
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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