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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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Snap!523 viewsMy Dad's Hillman Minx 26457.2 commentsPrefect
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Malta from the air, late 1961478 viewsNot sure which end of Malta this is? Blue sea & sky as usual.2 commentsdeco.rise
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Royal Yacht Britannia, Grand Harbour, 1961380 viewsGreat colour pic of a special visit, taken from a dghajsa .deco.rise
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Portes des Bombes, Spring 1961 © 407 viewsEmpty roads! My Dad's Hillman Minx, 25091, on left.deco.rise
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Fountain @ Valetta, Spring 1961428 viewsHard to believe how old this photo is. My last visit here about 6 years ago seems little different.deco.rise
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Baluta Bay, Sliema, Spring 1961492 viewsAbout 200 yds from Sur Fons St. where I used to live.
Oh that Blue Sky!
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Site of The Dockyard Club444 viewsSt Ignatius Junction/Old College Hill.
Later known as the Admiralty United Kingdom Officers Club!
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Dghajsa Trade Revival?471 views2 commentsPrefect
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Optimistic405 viewsBoat for sale on Comino.Prefect
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And some fell on stony ground415 viewsComino 2008Prefect
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The Phoenicia Hotel485 viewsAnd the Kingsgate Bus Terminus before the erection of the Triton Fountain in 1959.Prefect
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Neptune Water Polo Club,Balluta Bay, early 1950s785 viewsThis is now a Lido and Dive Center.jane banks
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Church Procession around Balluta Bay 1950.538 viewsUnfortunately the villas went to make way for Le Meridian Hotel but the front wall and facade was kept and is now the restaurant entrance.jane banks
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Balluta Bay Ironmongers 1950s472 viewsYani and her Family outside their shop and I was the Saturday helper !jane banks
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Coronation soccer tournament Advert 1953.431 viewsjane banks
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Postcard Spinola495 viewsProbably 1950s.Prefect
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Politics 2439 viewsPro - Integration meeting 1955. Qui-Si-Sana.Prefect
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Politics 1430 viewsAnti- Socialist meeting 1958Prefect
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'Earth spinning on water' 2008434 viewsThis has appeared on the Promenade ,Balluta Bay with the words taken from a native American proverb. 2 commentsjane banks
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More Male Bonding424 viewsDockyard Officers Xmas Bash 1952/3.
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Msida Church and Marina 2008376 viewsjane banks
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Msida Creek 2008469 views3 commentsjane banks
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Royal Visit May 1954423 viewsMore shots in the album Royal Visit 1954Prefect
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Pieta Creek 1960s523 viewsRFA Fort Duquesne and RASC launches.Prefect
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Looking down Dingli Street to Tower Road 2008504 viewsDingli Street seems to have got narrower over the years. The telephone box is just an old novelty now, but it does have all it's glass intact !2 commentsjane banks
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George's Store,top of Dingli Street ,2008495 viewsIn the 50s ,every Saturday morning I took our 'grocery' list here. The shop is still owned by the same family.jane banks
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Sliema 1952490 viewsLooking straight down Dingli Street.Prefect
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Pretty Bay - Birzebbuga739 views3 commentsPrefect
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Comino - The Blue Lagoon.569 viewsGetting a bit crowded.Prefect
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Marsaxlokk Panorama502 views3 commentsPrefect
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More Development438 viewsSmartCity - a high tech business park being built between Fort Rinella and Fort St Rocco.Prefect
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And talking of good bookshops ...510 views... another one bites the dust as Sapienzas is taken over by a chain store.1 commentsPrefect
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