On my departure from the island, Kirkeberguer accompanied me to Bienne.
It connects with the Lake of Bienne by a stream tamed to service.
He took refuge on an island in the lake of Bienne, only to be expelled by the authorities of Berne.
Some of the Swiss lake-dwellings of Neuchatel and Bienne belong to this epoch.
The Lake of Bienne, in Switzerland, has been gradually silting up along its margins from time immemorial.
Bern sought him out in his island home in the Lake of Bienne to lay heavy hand upon him.
The first stop was at Biel or Bienne, its French name, and there was a halt of ten minutes or more.
Besides those mentioned, the chief rivers are the Valouze and the Bienne, which water the south of the department.
I used so much diligence that the next morning I left the island and arrived at Bienne before noon.
First mentioned in the 12th century, Bienne continued for centuries to be under the jurisdiction of the prince-bishop of Basel.