Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

 
 

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Pretty Bay476 views1 commentsPrefect
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Johnnie's Bar - Mosta602 viewsSeems popular. 8 commentsPrefect
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"The Umbrellas"648 views7 commentsPrefect
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A Festive Ferry 1950s380 viewsPrefect
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The Meadowbank476 views2 commentsPrefect
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The Tunny Net359 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 Museum793 viewsCourtesy of The Sunday Circle.Prefect
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It-Tunnara tal Mellieha371 views1748 - 1961.
Courtesy of YouTube and The Tunnara Museum.
History of the Tunnara.
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Ghajn Tuffieha Postcard466 viewsRiviera Hotel & Tower.Prefect
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Tigne Court Hotel459 viewsNow closed.2 commentsPrefect
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A Street Scene c1960488 viewsPrefect
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Alec Guinness and Muriel Pavlow 1952514 viewsAbout to be run down by an MFV.1 commentsPrefect
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Selmun Palace & Hotel477 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 Qawra386 viewsCompleted 1986.Prefect
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Old Bakery Street841 views3 commentsPrefect
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Sea Malta401 viewsIn the former NAAFI building at Marsa.Prefect
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First Day Covers460 viewsPrefect
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Yet another fancy dress!428 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 parents422 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 Threadfin483 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 Scotland405 viewsSouth Street. A School Club operated in the Church Hall.
On the map.
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The Ferry Early 1950s601 viewsPostcard - Alfred Vella Gera
5 points if you can name the film on at the Alhambra.
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The Gut488 viewsEarly 1950s1 commentsPrefect
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Exiles Beach c/w Farm c1950446 viewsPrefect
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Orpheum Gzira485 views1 commentsPrefect
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Howard Street Sliema435 viewsPrefect
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Windsor Terrace Sliema402 viewsPrefect
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Waving Goodbye to Princess Margaret457 viewsAt Luqa c 1950Prefect
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HRH at the Phoenicia c1950380 viewsPrefect
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The Phoenicia c 1950480 viewsAnd the statue of Grand Master Vilhena which has been moved.Prefect
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Mellieha 1945558 viewsPrefect
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Balluta Bay 1945455 viewsPrefect
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