Prince Charles and Princess Diana began their Canadian visit in Halifax June 14 1983. They went to Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, P.E.I., Alberta, Ottawa. They also visited, in the Royal Yacht Britannia, Newfoundland for the 400th anniversary of the founding of Britain’s first colony in 1583. They departed for home July 1, Diana’s 22nd birthday.
See CBC video article 1983: Charles and Diana charm Newfoundlanders
Lot 1 in our 23rd June 2018 auction is a portrait of Charlies and Diana signed by them in the 1983 Royal Visit to Newfoundland.