Vorga-Shor

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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Vorga-Shor

 

an urban-type settlement in the Komi ASSR, 30 km from Vorkuta. Population, 13,900 (1969). Coking coal is mined (Pechora coal basin).

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