The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
an urban-type settlement and center of Voznesenskoe Raion, Gorky Oblast, RSFSR. Situated 108 km southwest of the Arzamas railroad junction. Population, 4,500 (1968). There is a toy factory, a butter and cheese factory, and a bread-baking plant.
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