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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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Parliament © 325 viewsCars admitted only for important persons.Prefect
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Railway Terminus © 363 viewsNothing happening down there. Lift not working. Terminal decline?2 commentsPrefect
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St Luke's & the Torpedo Depot344 viewsPrefect
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King George VI Bar 1950.394 viewsLife Magazine.
Gzira.
Still going strong.
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Lord Nelson Bar 1950375 viewsLife Magazine.
Probably Gzira.
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The Blue Peter Bar 1950376 viewsLife Magazine.
96 Strait Street, next door to the Galvanized Donkey.
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The Smiling Prince 1950367 viewsLife Magazine.
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The Bing Crosby Bar 1950353 viewsLife Magazine.
The last bar at the lower end of Strait Street.
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The Black Prince Bar 1950357 viewsLife Magazine.
Lascaris Wharf?
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The Gyppo Queen 1950437 viewsOld Theatre Street.
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1953 Calendar354 viewsSt Paul's SpirePrefect
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1953 Calendar480 viewsLazaretto Creek. But which Depot Ship? Its not Ranpura.
Now confirmed as HMS Tyne.
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1953 Calendar331 viewsThe Ferry. Victor's Pharmacy, but the Alhambra not yet rebuilt. See Also.Prefect
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1953 Calendar332 viewsGhar-id-Dud and the Chalet.Prefect
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1953 Calendar290 viewsMilitary Bay.Prefect
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1953 Calendar319 viewsBalluta.Prefect
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1953 Calendar299 viewsSt.Julian's Bay.Prefect
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1953 Calendar295 viewsMnajdra & Filfla.Prefect
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1953 Calendar284 viewsMdina.Prefect
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Jessie's Bar447 viewsMuch patronised by the occupants of the barracks, the walls were covered in military photos and memorabilia.
From Bruce Williams.
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Australia Hall342 viewsFrom Bruce Williams.Prefect
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No1 Dock442 views3 commentsPrefect
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National Stadium Ta Qali402 viewsPrefect
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Spinola in the Sixties528 viewsPostcard1 commentsPrefect
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Rediffusion412 viewsThe formal opening of the new building by Sir Robert Laycock in 1958.
Image from Rediffusion-Malta.
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A (vivid) memory of Mdina424 viewsThis is Casa Mdina, Wesgha Ta’ Sant’ Agata, Mdina. This is where our Eng Lit master lived. He invited his Upper 6th class one evening for a literary soiree (his phrase, not mine), and whilst readings were being delivered to and by the guests I recall having a cosy time on this balcony with a young lady. My Eng Lit A-level grade was not good…1 commentsIvan
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Farsons Advertising316 viewsPrefect
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Farsons Advertising312 viewsPrefect
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Ghar id-Dud & Qui-si-Sana418 viewsLate 40s or early 50s. With a view of the Union Club which is now lost behind high rises.Prefect
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RNH Bighi420 viewsPrefect
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RNH Bighi386 viewsPrefect
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St Luke's 1950450 viewsProbably RFA Nasprite at left.1 commentsPrefect
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