File:John Cleveley the Elder, The Royal George at Deptford Showing the Launch of The Cambridge (1757).jpg

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The "Royal George" at Deptford Showing the Launch of "The Cambridge".
Object type painting
A fictitious combination of two events set in Deptford Dockyard in southeast London, England, UK: the launch of the H.M.S. Cambridge (left) in Deptford on , and the H.M.S. Royal George (right) which was actually launched at Woolwich Dockyard the following year.
Date 1757
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Height: 1,219 mm (47.99 in); Width: 1,879 mm (73.97 in)
dimensions QS:P2048,1219U174789;P2049,1879U174789
; with frame 1,550 × 2,203 × 100 mm (61.02 × 86.73 × 3.93 in).
Caird Collection
Accession number
References [1].
Source/Photographer [2]; originally uploaded to en.wikipedia on by Neddyseagoon, and transferred here using CommonsHelper.


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  • 2007-08-01 16:17 Neddyseagoon 600×385× (65909 bytes) [[John Cleveley the Elder]], [[HMS Royal George]] at Deptford Showing the Launch of [[HMS Cambridge (1755)]], 1757
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