Topchikha

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Topchikha

 

an urban-type settlement and center of Topchikha Raion, Altai Krai, RSFSR. Topchikha is situated on the Kulunda steppe. It has a railroad station 80 km southwest of Barnaul. Industry in Topchikha includes a butter factory, a flour mill, a brickyard, a poultry hatchery, and a grain elevator.

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