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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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Head Masters office/admin building. ©433 viewsTuck Shop Terror
This will also survive.
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Cecilia Clarke516 viewsFrom the War Museum, St Elmo.2 commentsPrefect
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... So ...435 viewsPerhaps this is the last view of TH Botanical Gardens? ©Prefect
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The End is Nigh ....408 viewsand its too late to object.Prefect
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NO ENTRY .... © 393 viewsPrefect
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David Clark (1952 -1954) ©550 viewsRevisting Verdala in 1983Prefect
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Verdala School in 1921561 viewsSame name but then an army garrison school in the Cospicua chapel-school destroyed in WW11. The glass plate for this picture was rescued from a Scouts' jumble sale in Gosport in 2005!OldBat
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Old Bat Mystery Solved787 views6 commentsPrefect
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Where's 'Old Bat'?!! ©703 viewsHere's another picture of the 1960 Verdala Sports Day. Were you hiding with your camera behind the trunk on the right 'Old Bat'?!2 commentsJohn Kirby
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Verdala Sports 1960 ©696 views'One for John Kirby. Prizegiving at Verdala sports day 1960 from the opposite viewpoint. Have I caught your father in this picture?'
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No room at the inn ©438 viewsNativity Play at St Luke's Garrison Church, Tigne Barracks 1960John Kirby
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Winning a prize ©626 viewsVerdala Sports 1960
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Running a relay for Nelson ©581 viewsVerdala Sports 1960
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Voice of an Angel? ©393 viewsSt Luke's Garrison Church, Tigne Barracks 1960.
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A famous Palm Tree ©457 views2 commentsPrefect
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Verdala Reconstruction 2008 ©447 viewsPrefect
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No more NAAFI Dinners ©583 views2 commentsPrefect
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.. whilst the Bougainvillea takes over Block 1. ©474 views1 commentsPrefect
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..with plenty of parking for the Staff ... ©388 viewsPrefect
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A new name for the new school.... ©407 viewsPrefect
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Tal Handaq May 2008 ©413 viewsJane Banks
The old buildings still standing awaiting their fate.
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Tal Handaq May 2008 ©496 viewsJane Banks1 commentsPrefect
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From Another School ©637 viewsAndrew & Simon Pomeroy at St Andrew's 1970sPrefect
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The TH Palm Tree has been rediscovered! ©576 viewsPhoto courtesy of Bruce Williams at WEBSITE
Marc Spiteri - English Master Liceo MA Vassalli and former TH pupil Kathy Moir.
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Verdala 1958691 viewsWith one new Romney Hut and an old hut of indeterminate origin!Prefect
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Verdala Reunion 2005 ©589 viewsDerek Henry, Peter Doherty, Liz Mardel, Jane Banks.Prefect
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Ian Benton ©369 viewsPrefect
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Ian Benton ©356 viewsIn costume for a school play.Prefect
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Verdala736 viewsIan Benton

The Stories of PETER PRICTOE

THE VERDALA STORY

Renamed Royal Naval School in 1952 and enlarged from 1954 with its own Headmaster, to take all Naval Infants and Juniors.
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Verdala792 viewsIan Benton
The site of the pre-war Dockyard School reopened in 1949 with an Infants and Junior department of the Naval Children's School, serving those living in the south. The rest remained at Tal Handaq.
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Verdala Staff early 50s631 viewsMr Arthur Benton left, Mrs Force right and Mrs Jessop somewhere in between.
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On the map! ©466 viewsThe school lane has acquired a signpost. 1993.
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