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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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Railway Terminus © 449 viewsNothing happening down there. Lift not working. Terminal decline?2 commentsPrefect
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St Luke's & the Torpedo Depot412 viewsPrefect
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King George VI Bar 1950.471 viewsLife Magazine.
Gzira.
Still going strong.
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Lord Nelson Bar 1950466 viewsLife Magazine.
Probably Gzira.
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The Blue Peter Bar 1950460 viewsLife Magazine.
96 Strait Street, next door to the Galvanized Donkey.
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The Smiling Prince 1950559 viewsLife Magazine.
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The Bing Crosby Bar 1950441 viewsLife Magazine.
The last bar at the lower end of Strait Street.
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The Black Prince Bar 1950434 viewsLife Magazine.
Lascaris Wharf?
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The Gyppo Queen 1950516 viewsOld Theatre Street.
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1953 Calendar415 viewsSt Paul's SpirePrefect
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1953 Calendar563 viewsLazaretto Creek. But which Depot Ship? Its not Ranpura.
Now confirmed as HMS Tyne.
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1953 Calendar388 viewsThe Ferry. Victor's Pharmacy, but the Alhambra not yet rebuilt. See Also.Prefect
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1953 Calendar389 viewsGhar-id-Dud and the Chalet.Prefect
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1953 Calendar343 viewsMilitary Bay.Prefect
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1953 Calendar370 viewsBalluta.Prefect
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1953 Calendar358 viewsSt.Julian's Bay.Prefect
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1953 Calendar348 viewsMnajdra & Filfla.Prefect
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1953 Calendar338 viewsMdina.Prefect
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Jessie's Bar530 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 Hall411 viewsFrom Bruce Williams.Prefect
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No1 Dock510 views3 commentsPrefect
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National Stadium Ta Qali460 viewsPrefect
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Spinola in the Sixties601 viewsPostcard1 commentsPrefect
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Rediffusion468 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 Mdina487 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 Advertising364 viewsPrefect
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Farsons Advertising364 viewsPrefect
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Ghar id-Dud & Qui-si-Sana484 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 Bighi457 viewsPrefect
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St Luke's 1950539 viewsProbably RFA Nasprite at left.1 commentsPrefect
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The Riviera in 2005694 views1 commentsPrefect
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