He had personally fought at St. Gotthard and other battles, and fully recognized the superiority of the Austrian army.
Moncey had passed the St. Gotthard in safety, and was ready at Bellinzona.
On the next day it rained, but he was off for the St. Gotthard pass.
The St. Gotthard tunnel is almost nine and one-half miles long; the Arlberg tunnel is six and one-half miles in length.
Now they are to have spiral tunnels, or rather one long one, on the St. Gotthard plan.