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Zhelesnovodsk

ZHELESNOVODSK, a health resort of Russian Caucasia, in the province of Terek, lying at an altitude of 1885 ft. on the S. slope of the Zhelesnaya Gora (2805 ft.), n m. by rail N.N.W. from Pyatigorsk. It possesses chalybeate springs of temperature 565-96 Fahr. ; the buildings over the springs were erected in 1893. The season lasts from early in June to the middle of September.

Note - this article incorporates content from Encyclopaedia Britannica, Eleventh Edition, (1910-1911)

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