Neuenegg is a municipality in the district of Laupen in the canton of Berne in Switzerland.
Under the command of Johann Rudolf von Graffenried
triumphed over numerically superior French troops under Brigadier General
Pigeon at Neuenegg on March 5 , 1798
. However, after the Bernese defeat that same day at the Battle of Grauhoz
, the collapse of the Ancien Régime
could no longer be avoided. These combat operations of the Bernese were illegal under international law because the government had already collapsed.
Business and Infrastructure
In Neuenegg, there are 165 firms in the retail and trade sectors, as well as 92 in forestry and agriculture. All together, there are around 920 jobs in the municipality.
The municipality is accessible by the A 12, with the SBB, and by bus (Neuenegg-Thörishaus Dorf).
- The information in this article is based on a translation of its German equivalent.