The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Luga Raion, Leningrad Oblast, RSFSR. Situated on the Oredezh River, Torkovichi has a railroad station on the Leningrad-Dno line. The settlement has a glass factory.
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