Famous watchmakers

Frédéric Louis Favre-Bulle

1770 - 1849

Frédéric Louis Favre-Bulle

Swiss clockmaker and chronometer maker.

Brother-in-law of Jacques Frédéric Houriet.

Uncle of Sylvain Mairet and Louis Richard known as Bressel, renowned manufacturers of precision watches and chronometers.

Pioneered chronometry in the region of Neuchâtel.

Key dates


Construction of the public regulator of the Le Locle town hall.