St. John's Harbour, ca 1762.
This painting depicts Admiral Colville's fleet entering St. John's following the recapture of the town from the French in 1762. Entitled The British Fleet entering St. John's harbour in 1762, it was painted by Dominique Serres sometime after the event.

Courtesy of the Provincial Archives of Newfoundland and Labrador (PANL B7 - 190), St. John's, Newfoundland. Original painting in the possession of the Lundrigan family.

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