Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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Barrakka lift in 1952372 viewsPhoto taken by Mary Cowan on a visit to my parents in that year.dfss
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Bread Street in 1952439 viewsPhoto taken by Mary Cowan on a visit to my parents in that year.2 commentsdfss
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Floriana Postcard376 viewsHAFMED & the KGV Memorial Hospital.Prefect
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Pretty Bay478 views1 commentsPrefect
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Johnnie's Bar - Mosta604 viewsSeems popular. 8 commentsPrefect
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"The Umbrellas"650 views7 commentsPrefect
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A Festive Ferry 1950s381 viewsPrefect
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The Meadowbank478 views2 commentsPrefect
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The Tunny Net360 viewsNow a " Lido Complex" with à la carte restaurant, pub-style bar, disco and Lido with water sports facilities. Such is progress.Prefect
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The Tunnara Museum795 viewsCourtesy of The Sunday Circle.Prefect
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It-Tunnara tal Mellieha372 views1748 - 1961.
Courtesy of YouTube and The Tunnara Museum.
History of the Tunnara.
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Ghajn Tuffieha Postcard468 viewsRiviera Hotel & Tower.Prefect
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Tigne Court Hotel460 viewsNow closed.2 commentsPrefect
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A Street Scene c1960490 viewsPrefect
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Alec Guinness and Muriel Pavlow 1952515 viewsAbout to be run down by an MFV.1 commentsPrefect
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Selmun Palace & Hotel478 viewsThe hunting lodge of the Order dates from the 18th century. The hotel which was clagged on in 1962 is now closed.Prefect
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The Suncrest Hotel Qawra387 viewsCompleted 1986.Prefect
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Old Bakery Street842 views3 commentsPrefect
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Sea Malta402 viewsIn the former NAAFI building at Marsa.Prefect
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First Day Covers461 viewsPrefect
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Yet another fancy dress!429 viewsAnother parents bash, probably at the Marsa club, 1960/61 Rear two, my dad Bill Day, having a sup, his left is mum, Joyce Day. looks like a French evening. Bien!deco.rise
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Fancy Dress for the parents423 viewsAt the Marsa club in 60/61. Roman drinks party by the looks of it, tough going for our parents, lol. Front, reclining L to R. My mum Joyce Day, Joan Locke, Elsie Murgatroyd. Rear, in order L to R. Doreen Haddon, Robbie ..., ? , ? , ? glasses, hat in middle is Bob Haddon, rear Bill Day my dad, John Locke and? Any siblings know the rest?1 commentsdeco.rise
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Supper for USS Threadfin484 viewsA dinner which my parents attended at the dockyard? The sub USS Threadfin was in for propeller repairs in January 1960. The US guy is George Millard Allen Jnr, Lieutenant junior grade, front right. Poking her head round is my mum Joyce Day, same side sitting is Elsie Murgatroyd. Can't remember any others. any siblings recognise their parents?
I was able to tour the sub whilst in dry dock - no photos!
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St Andrew's Church of Scotland406 viewsSouth Street. A School Club operated in the Church Hall.
On the map.
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The Ferry Early 1950s604 viewsPostcard - Alfred Vella Gera
5 points if you can name the film on at the Alhambra.
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The Gut489 viewsEarly 1950s1 commentsPrefect
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Exiles Beach c/w Farm c1950447 viewsPrefect
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Orpheum Gzira486 views1 commentsPrefect
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Howard Street Sliema436 viewsPrefect
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Windsor Terrace Sliema403 viewsPrefect
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Waving Goodbye to Princess Margaret458 viewsAt Luqa c 1950Prefect
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HRH at the Phoenicia c1950381 viewsPrefect
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