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Memories of the Royal Naval School, Malta, 1947 - 1978.


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Category Albums Files
Tal Handaq
8 1,354
Tal Handaq 40-50s (1947 - 1959)


236 files, last one added on Aug 29, 2015
Album viewed 22240 times

Tal Handaq 60s (1960 - 1969)


399 files, last one added on Jan 20, 2016
Album viewed 53381 times

Tal Handaq 70s (1970 - 1978)


145 files, last one added on Sep 10, 2016
Album viewed 32528 times

Staff (All periods)


92 files, last one added on Nov 10, 2013
Album viewed 34730 times

Music & Drama


120 files, last one added on May 29, 2015
Album viewed 8572 times



Next one 3rd Sept 2016 at Bath Uni. Email viv@dmeventservices.co.uk for info and to join reunion database or contact members.

158 files, last one added on Sep 04, 2016
Album viewed 10727 times

The Archive - Magazines, Documents, Memoirs, History.


49 files, last one added on Apr 16, 2014
Album viewed 7160 times

Other Service Schools and TH in Later Years


Verdala, Tigne, St Andrew's, Luqa, Mtarfa.

155 files, last one added on Jul 24, 2016
Album viewed 13137 times

8 albums on 1 page(s)

5 2,917
Then & Now


1020 files, last one added on Mar 04, 2017
Album viewed 106583 times

Royal Visit 1954


30 files, last one added on Apr 21, 2016
Album viewed 442 times

Naval & Military


850 files, last one added on Jan 30, 2017
Album viewed 117816 times



454 files, last one added on Dec 01, 2015
Album viewed 46575 times

Before Our Time


563 files, last one added on Dec 05, 2015
Album viewed 69563 times




5 albums on 1 page(s)

User galleriesThis category contains albums that belong to registered members.
6 55
4,326 files in 25 albums and 3 categories with 2,693 comments viewed 1,915,701 times

Last comments
Tigne & Sliema Creek521 viewsPostcard. After the Army & Navy had gone.3 commentsPrefect05/16/17 at 10:01kenneth c proudlove: Not to mention, Hms Woodbridge haven, and five or ...
Plevna Hotel, Then & Now.418 viewsHughes Hallett Street, Tigne.
Named after Colonel Henry or The Captain?
2 commentsPrefect03/25/17 at 13:21DZ5591: Same with us: on arrival (1947) we were in the Ple...
Scouts 1949646 viewsAwaiting the arrival of HRH Princess Elizabeth.1 commentsPrefect03/25/17 at 13:13DZ5591: Some of my class there in the cubs row: Ian Wood? ...
Plevna Hotel, Then & Now.418 viewsHughes Hallett Street, Tigne.
Named after Colonel Henry or The Captain?
2 commentsPrefect03/15/17 at 17:04Nick Woodley: We stayed in the Plevna for about a month in Nov 1...

Last additions
Early 60s films of Malta112 viewsLinks to four films taken by the Stubbs family (no sound).





Don Stubbs
1 commentsadminMar 04, 2017
Mtarfa water118 viewsThe photo shows my sister helping with a water delivery to our married families' quarters in St Patrick's.

Bruce Williams
1 commentsadminJan 30, 2017
On This Day - Vulcan crash 14 Oct 1975225 viewsTimes of Malta headline.

Full story here (from 2010)
adminOct 15, 2016
Christmas 1977196 viewsKevin PerkinSep 10, 2016

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