Vishnevogorsk

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Vishnevogorsk

 

an urban-type settlement in Cheliabinsk Oblast, RSFSR, located on Lake Sungul’ 20 km northeast of the Mauk railroad station (on the SverdlovskCheliabinsk line). Population, 7,700 (1969). Vishnevogorsk has a mining industry (raw materials for ceramics and construction enterprises).

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