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ID: 7010278
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7010278

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Saransk (inhabited place)  Saransk (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 54 12 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 54.2000  decimal degrees
Long: 045 10 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 45.1667  decimal degrees

Note: Located on upper portion of Insar River; founded as border stronghold, it became a hub on railways to Ryazan, Kazan & Penza; industry began after WW II & includes chemicals machines & foodstuffs; site of an institute of Mordivinian culture.

Names:
Saransk (preferred,C,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Russia (nation)  ........  Russia (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Mordoviya (republic)  ............  Mordoviya (republic) (P)
Hierarchy of Saransk (inhabited place)  ................  Saransk (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  city founded in 1641
city (C)
regional capital (C)
transportation center (C)
industrial center (C)
manufacturing center (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Saransk..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
.................  Times Atlas of the World. Reprint ed. (1994) 173
.................  USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Times Atlas of the World. Reprint ed. (1994) 173
..................  USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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