Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

 
 

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Tigne Summer 65896 views1 commentsRichard Knapman09/27/15 at 18:35Richard Knapman: ????
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Tigne Summer 65992 views1 commentsRichard Knapman09/27/15 at 18:31Richard Knapman: Helen Rourke; ? ; ? ; Tiny's sister Linda; Ti...
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25.9.09 Tal Handaq. ©518 viewsTuck Shop Terror2 commentsPrefect09/18/15 at 19:15Prefect: This isn't a pic of the Tuck Shop. TS Terror ...
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Britannia May 1954 ©686 viewsPhoto: James Donald Bamber.1 commentsPrefect09/18/15 at 17:35billkby: Went past her on the way to swimming at Fort Ricas...
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HMS Cassandra 1963397 views1 commentsPrefect09/18/15 at 17:23billkby: My father was serving on Cassandra when it was tor...
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25.9.09 Tal Handaq. ©518 viewsTuck Shop Terror2 commentsPrefect09/18/15 at 16:48billkby: I remember the tuck shop being at the back of the ...
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1A1 with Miss Ash 1975-761252 views3 commentsPrefect08/29/15 at 07:42niecey57@hotmail.com: I am the Asian girl sitting on Miss Ash's lef...
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The Ferry - Before 1959409 views4 commentsPrefect08/23/15 at 18:55Prefect: That was selling bus tickets.
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The Ferry - Before 1959409 views4 commentsPrefect08/23/15 at 16:38phillrose: Sorry, meant the small wooden kiosk like a garden ...
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The Ferry - Before 1959409 views4 commentsPrefect08/23/15 at 08:50Prefect: There was another one behind it.
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The Ferry - Before 1959409 views4 commentsPrefect08/21/15 at 14:48phillrose: The spot where I would wait for the school bus in ...
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HMS Lofoten 1956702 viewsAt Suez she landed the transport for 45 Cdo. In 1964 she was converted into a dedicated helicopter training ship. In 1967, she was replaced in this role by the purpose built RFA Engadine.2 commentsPrefect08/14/15 at 16:12Prefect: During the Suez crisis she was used to land the tr...
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HMS Ranpura 1958466 viewsGoing home.1 commentsPrefect08/14/15 at 13:54Paul Timms: Dad served on Ranpura between 29th November 1954 t...
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HMS Lofoten 1956702 viewsAt Suez she landed the transport for 45 Cdo. In 1964 she was converted into a dedicated helicopter training ship. In 1967, she was replaced in this role by the purpose built RFA Engadine.2 commentsPrefect08/14/15 at 12:43Paul Timms: My father served on the Lofoten from 25th August 1...
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Viscounts at Luqa365 views1 commentsPrefect08/07/15 at 16:56Ivan: Plus (from L to R), RAF Handley Page Hastings, RAF...
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Officer's Quarters Kalafrana ©508 viewsEarly 1980s before demolition for Freeport site. These are the Officer's Married Quarters for Hal Far, situated on the hill overlooking the Hal Far Road. In the foreground is the quarry where the airframe of one of the Sea Gladiators of the Hal Far Flight was dumped during WW2.
3 commentsKalabrat07/27/15 at 13:22Prefect: It is not to be confused with the pale imitation r...
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Officer's Quarters Kalafrana ©508 viewsEarly 1980s before demolition for Freeport site. These are the Officer's Married Quarters for Hal Far, situated on the hill overlooking the Hal Far Road. In the foreground is the quarry where the airframe of one of the Sea Gladiators of the Hal Far Flight was dumped during WW2.
3 commentsKalabrat07/27/15 at 13:17Prefect: Presumably, though other sources name a different ...
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Officer's Quarters Kalafrana ©508 viewsEarly 1980s before demolition for Freeport site. These are the Officer's Married Quarters for Hal Far, situated on the hill overlooking the Hal Far Road. In the foreground is the quarry where the airframe of one of the Sea Gladiators of the Hal Far Flight was dumped during WW2.
3 commentsKalabrat07/27/15 at 12:09Martin Powell: Supposedly the Gladiator that is now on display in...
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Trouble on the Buses again!342 viewsNew ticket system. And the tourists are being ripped off again. Times of Malta.1 commentsPrefect07/05/15 at 16:33phillrose: What was the old song? "Oh you'll never ...
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The Gyppo Queen 1950411 viewsOld Theatre Street.
Life Magazine
1 commentsPrefect06/27/15 at 15:03phillrose: With the entertainment on the balcony by the look ...
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Alec Guinness and Muriel Pavlow 1952507 viewsAbout to be run down by an MFV.1 commentsPrefect06/26/15 at 11:26bass player: Filming 'The Malta Story' which was rele...
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1953 Calendar453 viewsLazaretto Creek. But which Depot Ship? Its not Ranpura.
Now confirmed as HMS Tyne.
5 commentsPrefect06/19/15 at 21:09Prefect: Yes, already noted here.
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1953 Calendar453 viewsLazaretto Creek. But which Depot Ship? Its not Ranpura.
Now confirmed as HMS Tyne.
5 commentsPrefect06/19/15 at 15:25phillrose: From the book, "Ranpura rarely left her Lazze...
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1953 Calendar453 viewsLazaretto Creek. But which Depot Ship? Its not Ranpura.
Now confirmed as HMS Tyne.
5 commentsPrefect06/19/15 at 14:26robinwilliams: Was Ranpura relieved by Ausonia in 1958?
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1953 Calendar453 viewsLazaretto Creek. But which Depot Ship? Its not Ranpura.
Now confirmed as HMS Tyne.
5 commentsPrefect06/18/15 at 18:53Prefect: Yep, that fits -"she returned to service on O...
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1953 Calendar453 viewsLazaretto Creek. But which Depot Ship? Its not Ranpura.
Now confirmed as HMS Tyne.
5 commentsPrefect06/18/15 at 16:38phillrose: How about the Tyne? have a picture of her on that ...
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RAF Luqa SNCO Wives Club tour of a 38 Sqdn Shackleton, 1965 or 66318 viewsThe officer in sunglasses is clearly amused by the result of the playful breeze. Unlike the airman on the right who appears highly fed-up.1 commentsIvan06/16/15 at 09:48Cezza: Great photo!...dad was an NCO....sad day when 38 d...
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My Sister & Friends2544 viewsBirzebbuga beach 1971-2.
From cfaux.
10 commentsPrefect06/16/15 at 05:15Prefect: 38 Squadron Shackleton visit.
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My Sister & Friends2544 viewsBirzebbuga beach 1971-2.
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10 commentsPrefect06/15/15 at 22:50Cezza: I lived at No 1 Shangri La Flats ( bottom left as ...
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Pietà Creek early 1950s437 viewsRASC Launches Dovey & Call Boy and RFA Nasprite.2 commentsPrefect06/14/15 at 18:20Prefect: Doubt it. Although her berth is vacated, that look...
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Pietà Creek early 1950s437 viewsRASC Launches Dovey & Call Boy and RFA Nasprite.2 commentsPrefect06/14/15 at 16:17robinwilliams: In that RFA Fort Duquesne on the move?
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Pretty Bay - Birzebbuga689 views3 commentsPrefect06/11/15 at 17:35Cezza: Yes, sorry, it is imported sand, with palm trees a...
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