The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement in Belomorsk Raion, Karelian ASSR. Railroad station on the BelomorskObozerskaia line. Population, 2,800 (1968). Virandozero has a logging and timber distribution establishment.
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