Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

 
 

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Admiral Mountbatten boards TS Egmont for commissioning.454 views1 commentsjknight10/06/14 at 10:47jknight: I am one of the bosun's pipes
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RN Sea Scouts row Lord Rowallan ashore from TS Egmont436 views1 commentsjknight10/06/14 at 10:44jknight: John Knight bow oar, Malcolm Savage cox?
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Chief Scout Lord Rowallan visits TS Egmont413 viewsThe story of Tal Handaq Sea Scouts is here.1 commentsjknight09/28/14 at 16:10Prefect: The story of Tal Handaq Sea Scouts is here.
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6th Form Boys v Girls Hockey Match 965 viewsManoel Island 20th December 1957.
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jane Banks
2 commentsPrefect09/27/14 at 16:46Prefect: OK, I've flipped it.
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Tal Handaq Girls and Boys in Winter uniform 57-58.1752 viewsAll signatures are on a photo on this site.

jane Banks
7 commentsPrefect09/27/14 at 14:29jknight: This would have been winter 57/58 when I was in lo...
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6th Form Boys v Girls Hockey Match 965 viewsManoel Island 20th December 1957.
There is a photo of these player's signatures on this site .
jane Banks
2 commentsPrefect09/27/14 at 14:17jknight: I think this was 6th form boys versus girls hockey...
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More names please1182 viewsMalcolm Hill5 commentsPrefect09/27/14 at 13:51jknight: I have the very back row as Mathews, Powell and Ri...
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Lots of Naval Boats310 views2 commentsPrefect09/24/14 at 18:15Prefect: No not dated but I guess a Fleet Regatta in the 19...
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HMS Scorcher 1947237 views2 commentsPrefect09/24/14 at 17:33Prefect: Yes, Tigne Barracks & Stella Maris. The mast on th...
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HMS Scorcher 1947237 views2 commentsPrefect09/24/14 at 16:56pullu: Tigne in the background? It looks like Stella Ma...
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Lots of Naval Boats310 views2 commentsPrefect09/24/14 at 15:31phillrose: Any date given? So many brass hats I am surprised ...
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One name (no longer) wanted1601 viewsMalcom Hill6 commentsPrefect09/22/14 at 18:23Prefect: Thanks JK, I have changed the annotations.
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One name (no longer) wanted1601 viewsMalcom Hill6 commentsPrefect09/22/14 at 18:18jknight: Front left is Cecil Ware not Chris Beavis. Front r...
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The Coast Road © 352 viewsthrough Bahar ic Caghaq is being dualled.1 commentsPrefect09/10/14 at 19:46Chris Howells: I tried walking up there last Saturday (06.09.2014...
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Hotel Riviera/Martinique, Ghajn Tuffieha.516 viewsWas it ever that swish?2 commentsPrefect08/27/14 at 19:15Prefect: And the name now belongs to the restaurant down on...
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Hotel Riviera/Martinique, Ghajn Tuffieha.516 viewsWas it ever that swish?2 commentsPrefect08/27/14 at 15:25MacHead: Named after the Martin family who owned and ran it...
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Who Are They? 1966904 views4 commentsBrian Gunns08/25/14 at 15:08Prefect: Confirmed negative.
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"The Umbrellas"583 views7 commentsPrefect08/22/14 at 00:54Martin Powell: Yanoh.
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Who Are They? 1966904 views4 commentsBrian Gunns08/22/14 at 00:34Martin Powell: Already had. Ask him.
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"The Umbrellas"583 views7 commentsPrefect08/21/14 at 10:56Prefect: Minx Estate but not a Husky.
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Who Are They? 1966904 views4 commentsBrian Gunns08/21/14 at 06:51Prefect: Doubt it. Compare.
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"The Umbrellas"583 views7 commentsPrefect08/21/14 at 00:30Martin Powell: Hillman Minx ; Borgward Isabella. Phone box much t...
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Who Are They? 1966904 views4 commentsBrian Gunns08/21/14 at 00:12Martin Powell: back right - Tiny Knapman?
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A Sign of the Times912 viewsThe name of the school was changed in April 1969, though it contiued to be administered by the Royal Navy, along with all other service schools in Malta.
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1 commentsPrefect08/14/14 at 17:40robinwilliams: When I first attended in 1952 the school was calle...
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Mountararat & Celia?351 viewsAlexander E Brown (Brahms) and Susan Grant?2 commentsPrefect08/12/14 at 09:54Prefect: But can you confirm the name of your consort?
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Mountararat & Celia?351 viewsAlexander E Brown (Brahms) and Susan Grant?2 commentsPrefect08/12/14 at 09:06Brahms: Yes guys, it's moi! - Brahms (unkindly also k...
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Anglo Maltese League730 viewsIn Merchants Street. Now a restaurant, formerly a club.2 commentsPrefect08/08/14 at 20:15Ivan: There is an adjacent post (as I write this) about ...
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Some life returns to the Gut © 397 viewsIf somewhat overpriced.2 commentsPrefect08/07/14 at 07:39Prefect: Looks good. Used to be Nani's Music shop, muc...
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Some life returns to the Gut © 397 viewsIf somewhat overpriced.2 commentsPrefect08/07/14 at 07:30Ivan: But opposite, on South Street, is the bar/restaura...
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RAF Ta Kali 1950s553 views3 commentsPrefect08/06/14 at 19:46Ivan: Thanks for that. Glad to know I'm not going D...
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RAF Ta Kali 1950s553 views3 commentsPrefect08/06/14 at 17:34Prefect: You didn't dream it Ivan, but it wasn't ...
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RAF Ta Kali 1950s553 views3 commentsPrefect08/06/14 at 17:13Ivan: In 1962 I was an ATC cadet in No.1 (Overseas) Squa...
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