• Day37

    Stone Bridge, Yackandandah

    April 17 in Australia ⋅ ⛅ 24 °C

    There once was a time things were built to last. The Yackandandah stone bridge was built to last. Built around 160 years ago it still serves well.

    Text from the marker:-
    "This fine stone bridge was built in 1859-1860 to allow easy crossing of the Commissioners Creek, on what was then the Goldfields.
    Soon after completion ofthe bridge the authorities decided that the grade was easier via Chlltern, thus bypassing tne Beechworth qoldfields and Yackandandah hills. "
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