Ursk


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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Ursk

 

an urban-type settlement in Kemerovo Oblast, RSFSR, under the jurisdiction of the Gur’evsk city soviet. Ursk is located on the northeastern slopes of the Salair Ridge, on the Ur River of the Ob’ River basin. The settlement is 60 km northwest of the Gur’evsk railroad station.

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