This is the oldest and most bizarre of three bridges located here in the Schöllenen Gorge. The bridge accomodates what is essentially both a bridge and a U-turn as the road winds along the shear cliffs of the gorge and crosses the river. This bridge replaced a previous 16th century stone bridge at this location that collapsed in a storm in 1888.
Above: Historical photo showing this bridge, plus the previous bridge at this location.
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