The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
(until 1947, Kitakadzava), an urban-type settlement in Uglegorsk Raion, Sakhalin Oblast, RSFSR. It is located on the Tatar Strait, 106 km southwest of the Smirnykh railway station. Brown coal is mined here.
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