The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement, center of Vorotynets Raion, Gorky Oblast, RSFSR. Situated 114 km southeast of Kstovo railroad station, on the Gorky-Cheboksary highway. Population, 3,300 (1968). It has butter and bread-baking factories.
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