Hamburg: Madonna der Meere (Seefahrt)

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  • Siegfried LG

    The imperishable lake, the ships that are no more and the simple men whose days do not recur.
    Joseph Conrad
    The four-ton bronze monument by the sculptor Manfred Sihle-Wissel is based on the initiative of Cap Horniers and a specially founded Verein der Seefahrt, to build an adequate memorial site for the fishermen and sailors who remained at sea. In the last hundred years almost 26,000 sailors of German fishing and merchant shipping died a sailor's death.The Madonna of the Sea, also known as the Madonna of the Sea, at the Altona fish market is a monument to all those left at sea. It was set up in 1985.Source:

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    • September 12, 2017

  • JR56

    The Madonna of the Sea is a monument to those lost at sea.
    At the fish market in St. Pauli on the square of the seafaring is the Madonna of the Sea. The widely visible bronze monument honors men and women of all nations left at sea.

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    • November 26, 2019

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