Toksovo


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Toksovo

 

an urban-type settlement in Vsevolozhsk Raion, Leningrad Oblast, RSFSR. Toksovo has a railroad station 29 km north of Leningrad. The city produces fine haberdashery. It is the site of a tuberculosis sanitarium and several sports centers.

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In 1921 Grin sheltered Shklovskii and his family at his rented house in Toksovo during the arrests in St Petersburg; there is speculation that he provided Shklovskii with maps and contact names of trustworthy people when Shklovskii was leaving Russia: see I u.