Religious sites connected to fishermen
|Fertö/Neusiedlersee||Fischerkirche in Rust, dedicated to the fishermen from Rust|
|Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine||Ebisu Shrines at Okidomari and Tomogaura (part of Iwami Ginzan) are dedicated to Ebisu, Shinto God of fishermen.|
|Macao||A-ma Temple was built by fishermen|
|Okinoshima Island||Local fishermen praying at the island shrine for safety and for bumper catches.|
|Old City of Acre||Al-Bahri Mosque|
|Schokland||Schokland's church was a main church of this once fishery community|
|Stralsund and Wismar||Wismar's St. Nicholas Church was once the church of the fishermen, sailors and travelers.|
|Vatican City||St. Peters's Basilica - Saint Peter was a fisherman from Galilee|
|Vienna||Maria am Gestade, "traditionally used by sailors on the Danube"|
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