For other uses, see Telega (disambiguation).
Wounded Russian soldiers in a telega (World War I)

Telega (Russian: теле́га; IPA: [tʲɪˈlʲɛgə]) is a type of four-wheel horse-drawn vehicle, whose primary purpose is to carry loads, similar to wain, known in Russia and other countries.[1] It has been defined as "a special type commonly used in the southern and south-western provinces for the carriage of grain, hay and other agricultural products".[2]

It is described and spelled telga in Jules Verne's novel Michael Strogoff.

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