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 It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



an urban-type settlement in Sakhalin Oblast, RSFSR. Located on the shore of the Sea of Okhotsk. Rail-road station 65 km north of the city of Dolinsk. Population, 2,800 (1968). The major industry is the extraction of building materials (stone, gravel, and sand).

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