Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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Ghajn Tuffieha Bay 1967498 views© CC Licence - BHS - Flickr.5 commentsPrefect
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Golden (Military) Bay 1967347 views© CC Licence - BHS - Flickr.Prefect
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Golden Sands Hotel 1967342 views© CC Licence - BHS - Flickr.Prefect
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Msida Creek387 viewsBeing reclaimed with post-war rubble.
From Edgar Vella.
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Laferla Cross284 viewsThe Laferla Cross is a prestigious landmark located on a steep hill outside the village of Siggiewi, and was constructed in 1903 to commemorate the Holy Year. The work of Ġanni Mercieca from Naxxar and named after Reverend Paul Laferla, on whose initiative the cross was erected,Prefect
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Laferla Cross291 viewsPrefect
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The Magic Kiosk469 views1 commentsPrefect
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On the Siggiewi - Rabat Road402 viewsIts been there a long time but what's it all about? Further information welcome as I can't find it on Google.4 commentsPrefect
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The Inquisitor's Summer Palace317 viewsBuilt 1625, now a residence for the Prime Minister.Prefect
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Hay Wharf ©352 viewsFrom Msida Bastion.Prefect
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St Luke's ©293 viewsFrom Msida Bastion.Prefect
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The way to Msida Bastion Cemetery295 viewsPassing the Grand Hotel Excelsior, ignore this sign and take the next left instead.Prefect
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Msida Bastion Cemetery ©311 viewsVery nicely restored by Din l-Art Ħelwa.
In earlier times.
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Ix Xaqqa ©305 viewsNear Ghar Lapsi.Prefect
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No3 Dock ©291 viewsPrefect
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No2 Dock ©272 viewsPrefect
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Dockyard Terrace ©351 viewsFrom the other end 1994.Nick Woodley
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Fort St Angelo ©313 viewsRefurbished entrance.
Fort St Angelo
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Senglea ©302 viewsDestination of Excellence!Prefect
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Dockyard Terrace ©320 viewsPrefect
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No1 Dock ©318 viewsWorks in progress 85% funded by eu know who.Prefect
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St Elmo light is now green ... ©269 viewsPrefect
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.. whilst Ricasoli is red. ©266 viewsVery nautical. Prefect
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The Fortina Lido ©328 viewsSliema CreekPrefect
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Pietro Floriani ©273 views 17th century Italian military Engineer, architect of the fortifications of Floriana.Prefect
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Testaferrata Street Gzira721 views1960s judging by the Minis, Anglias & Bus.1 commentsPrefect
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Tigne Fort & Barracks455 viewsPrefect
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Tigne Point ©423 viewsSome attempt at preserving the Garden Battery?1 commentsPrefect
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Tigne Point ©293 viewsWorks continue.Prefect
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City Gap ©315 viewsPrefect
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Jean de la Valette ©342 viewsNew statue in South Street.2 commentsPrefect
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The Opera House ©300 viewsAlmost finished as an "open air performance space".
Though some thought is now being given to some sort of roof!
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