Vetluzhskii

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Vetluzhskii

 

an urban-type settlement in Kostroma Oblast, RSFSR. It is located on the left bank of the Vetluga River, 6 km northwest of the Shar’ia railroad station on the Kotel’nich-Galich line. Population, 11,200 (1968). Its industry includes a house-building combine, a plant producing reinforced-concrete products, a machinery and repair plant, and woodworking. A branch of the Kostroma Lumber Mechanical Technicum is located in Vetluzhskii.


Vetluzhskii

 

an urban-type settlement in Krasnye Baki Raion, Gorky Oblast, RSFSR. It has a wharf on the right bank of the Vetluga River and a railroad station (Vetluzhaskaia) on the Gorky-Kirov line. Population, 7,500 (1968). The economy of Vetluzhskii comprises a wood chemistry combine, a sawmill, lumber floating, a livestock-fattening sovkhoz, a poultry factory, and a hatchery and poultry-breeding center.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
Aspid, a Narkompros official reviewing the Vetluzhskii Forestry School (a small provincial technicum), remarked that the student club was well-designed and quite pleasant.