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Devil’s Bridge

According to legend, the first “Devil’s Bridge” was established by the devil himself. The locals of canton Uri, where the bridge stands, were always unsuccessful in their attempts to establish a bridge across the deep gorge. Finally a chief official called out desperately: “Do sell der Tyfel e Brigg bue” (“Let the Devil build a bridge […]

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Teufelsbrücke (Devil’s Bridge)

According to legend, the first "Devil’s Bridge" was established by the devil himself. The locals of canton Uri, where the bridge stands, were always unsuccessful in their attempts to establish a bridge across the deep gorge. Finally a Landammann called out desperately: “Do sell der Tyfel e Brigg bue” (let the devil build a bridge […]

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