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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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Tigne 19641464 viewsCathy Johnstone, ?, Rod Deas, Chris Pullen, John (Flash) Moore, ?.
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Ron Leeman - Shot Putt - 1965?1278 viewsronthecoolone
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Ron Leeman - Shot Putt - 1965? 916 views1 commentsronthecoolone
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Tal Handaq or ORFC 05 (can't remember which).772 viewsronthecoolone
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Tal Handaq or ORFC 04 (can't remember which).638 viewsronthecoolone
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Tal Handaq or ORFC 03 (can't remember which).613 viewsronthecoolone
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Tal Handaq or ORFC 01 (can't remember which).655 views1 commentsronthecoolone
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Ron Leeman & Steve Bolster932 viewsA comparison of now and then.1 commentsronthecoolone
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Whaler Trip April 6-9 1963 849 viewsSetting off from St Angelo Camber.
Photos from Brian Fuller/Jon Haylock.
The trip took four days in all and the first was spent in reaching up the coast to Paradise Bay where we camped for the night. On the second morning we sailed from Paradise Bay to Mgarr in Gozo via the South and North Comino Channels.
After lunch at Mgarr we reached down to Golden Bay where we said adios to Cdr. Des Clayes and camped for the night. On the third morning we were joined by Mr. McGillivray and Mr. Ratcliff and ran down to Benghisa Point (via Filfla) and then we pulled up to the R.A.F.S.C. at Marsaxlokk — a mere 11 miles. After a relatively peaceful night under a real roof, we tacked out of the bay to Delimara Point and then ran up the coast to Grand Harbour which we reached just after lunch.




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Whaler Trip April 6-9 1963969 viewsStanding:- Mr. R McGillivray Mr. P. Ratcliffe Lt.Cdr. Q. Des Clayes
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Jeremy Salter Dave Hobden Keith Holmes Jon Haylock
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How to sail whalers.

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The School 19611183 views1 commentsPrefect
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Tiny Knapman and Sue Old 65-66969 viewsScrubbed up for some RAF Officers do in Valetta 3 commentsRichard Knapman
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Tiny Knapman - Tigne Beach Summer 66810 viewsRichard Knapman
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Swimming Gala793 viewsSt Vincent were always the bestRichard Knapman
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RIP Richard 'Tiny' Knapman 1950-2019685 viewsSummer of 66 World Cup - Tigne Beach they were good days1 commentsRichard Knapman
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Football at Manoel Island831 viewsLST Empire Curlew beyond.Prefect
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Pete Shepheard731 viewsWinning a race at Marsa.Prefect
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Sue Kitson1074 views2 commentsronthecoolone
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Ron Leeman - circa 1966/67725 viewsronthecoolone
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Lunchtime Footie in the Tennis Courts - circa 1966/67695 viewsFrom L to R - Steve Brewster, Ron Leeman, ?, Tony Stackpoole, ? Johnny Hart, ? ronthecoolone
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Tony Stackpoole & Ron Leeman in Schoold Field - circa 1966/671927 views3 commentsronthecoolone
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Dave Stamp, Ron Leeman & Steve Brewster - circa 1966567 viewsronthecoolone
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Inside the Pit - circa mid 60's1144 views1 commentsronthecoolone
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Outside the Pit - circa mid 60's758 viewsronthecoolone
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Ron Leeman outside the Sliema Cafe - 1966590 viewsronthecoolone
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Ron Leeman & Tony Hampson - 1966916 views1 commentsronthecoolone
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Ron Leemans School Leaving Report - 1967619 viewsronthecoolone
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Ron Leeman, 100 yds, 1968523 viewsronthecoolone
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Ron Leeman in School Field (2)476 viewsronthecoolone
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Posing outside the Sliema Cafe938 views1 commentsronthecoolone
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George - Sliema Cafe Hobse Maker618 viewsronthecoolone
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Ron Leeman, Stu Kirkwood & Steve Brewster seeing off Steve Bolster @ Luqa Airport836 viewsronthecoolone
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