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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

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Ford Something ©353 viewsBugibba 2009. A little over restored perhaps.
Miss Yule had one similar.
1 commentsPrefect08/27/09 at 14:05Martin Powell: Either a Popular, Prefect or Anglia (depending on ...
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Pumpkins & Mellieha Bay some time ago435 viewsThere is a recent fashion to call it Ghadira Bay which according to some maps is across on the other coast.1 commentsPrefect08/27/09 at 13:57Martin Powell: see my comment on the map shot.
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The real Ghadira Bay567 views7 commentsPrefect08/27/09 at 13:52Martin Powell: Now put it alongside the OS map (1950s) which clea...
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Fancy Dress Parade1014 viewsAt the Floriana Methodist Hall. Heather Marriott as tramp.1 commentsPrefect08/24/09 at 17:42alexander: they put bus trips on to the northern beaches most...
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Tal Handaq Jukebox666 viewsAll TH Years catered for.
http://www.talhandaqnostalgia.org/THjukebox.htm
7 commentsPrefect08/13/09 at 16:14Prefect: Notice. An upgrade to the Gallery software means t...
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Marsamxett Ferry1044 viewsBeyond are the Tigne Married Quarters above the famous caves.14 commentsPrefect08/13/09 at 13:03phillrose: Was in that area 57/58, a little after your time S...
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Cecilia Clarke537 viewsFrom the War Museum, St Elmo.2 commentsPrefect08/11/09 at 14:17Prefect: I'm sure they made a redoubtable pair. They do...
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HMS Ausonia & Manoel Is. 1959/601266 viewsOther ships are HMS Dainty, parts of HMS Anzio & LST Charles McLeod and a lonely HMS Eastbourne in Sliema Creek. On the island is part of the Leper Hospital, beyond that the Base Supply Office, Fort Manoel, the Diving Centre and Comms Training Centre. To the left of the football pitches is the Canteen (Cinema), in front of which are the tennis courts/roller skating rink of blessed memory.
What a lot of nostalgia!
Mac

More photos and info on Ausonia HERE
4 commentsPrefect08/11/09 at 04:14phillrose: Lived in the block of flats to the left of the Tig...
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Tal Handaq Jukebox666 viewsAll TH Years catered for.
http://www.talhandaqnostalgia.org/THjukebox.htm
7 commentsPrefect08/10/09 at 05:04jane banks: Now That's what I call Music ! Thanks Guys for...
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Marsamxett Ferry1044 viewsBeyond are the Tigne Married Quarters above the famous caves.14 commentsPrefect08/10/09 at 04:28phillrose: It was said that there was a tunnel from Tigne to ...
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Staff 19671006 views4 commentsPrefect08/09/09 at 13:23Prefect: Back row extreme right is Mr Griffiths (PE). V ne...
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Marsamxett Ferry1044 viewsBeyond are the Tigne Married Quarters above the famous caves.14 commentsPrefect08/09/09 at 11:33Prefect: It must have been a well kept secret of the Tigne ...
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Marsamxett Ferry1044 viewsBeyond are the Tigne Married Quarters above the famous caves.14 commentsPrefect08/09/09 at 10:30phillrose: Many was the hour spent in those caves/tunnels, go...
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HMS Ausonia & Manoel Is. 1959/601266 viewsOther ships are HMS Dainty, parts of HMS Anzio & LST Charles McLeod and a lonely HMS Eastbourne in Sliema Creek. On the island is part of the Leper Hospital, beyond that the Base Supply Office, Fort Manoel, the Diving Centre and Comms Training Centre. To the left of the football pitches is the Canteen (Cinema), in front of which are the tennis courts/roller skating rink of blessed memory.
What a lot of nostalgia!
Mac

More photos and info on Ausonia HERE
4 commentsPrefect08/06/09 at 15:03MilkMonitor: You can even see the original kiosk at the Ferry a...
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Tug awaiting RFA Amherst entering Grand Harbour - April/May 1960 ©552 views3 commentsdeco.rise08/06/09 at 14:05alexander: the tug is actualy the expert the sea giant had o...
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47 Egmont Close581 viewsThis is where No 47 Egmont Close used to be! It had a long balcony from which I used to launch waterbombs on unsuspecting pedestrians on the street below!3 commentsJohn Kirby08/04/09 at 17:35OldBat: Years of practise!
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47 Egmont Close581 viewsThis is where No 47 Egmont Close used to be! It had a long balcony from which I used to launch waterbombs on unsuspecting pedestrians on the street below!3 commentsJohn Kirby08/04/09 at 14:07John Kirby: A very keen eye Miss!! Not only for missing balust...
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47 Egmont Close581 viewsThis is where No 47 Egmont Close used to be! It had a long balcony from which I used to launch waterbombs on unsuspecting pedestrians on the street below!3 commentsJohn Kirby08/04/09 at 07:24OldBat: What a horrible little boy!! Perhaps that secon...
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Allura Wave Ruler! 618 views©Shaun Jones
Pinto Wharf today 18 July.
2 commentsPrefect07/31/09 at 07:53Prefect: Message passed to Shaun who is not registered here...
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Allura Wave Ruler! 618 views©Shaun Jones
Pinto Wharf today 18 July.
2 commentsPrefect07/31/09 at 05:58John Kirby: I was in the Upper Barracca Gardens on Saturday 18...
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The Railway404 viewsMuseum Station. The end of the line.
(Not Attard as previously labelled.)
1 commentsPrefect07/29/09 at 09:28Prefect: I'm having doubts as to whether this really i...
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Staff 19581059 views6 commentsPrefect07/27/09 at 14:12Prefect: Yes he was good at persuasion. He even got me to t...
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Staff 19581059 views6 commentsPrefect07/27/09 at 13:57deco.rise: I remember Mr Cleaver one hot day at cricket pract...
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Australia Hall515 viewsWithout roof at St Andrew's (Pembroke) 2009.2 commentsPrefect07/20/09 at 03:00Prefect: Probably Jane. In later years it was sometimes use...
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Dave Gerrard on board SS Troopship Devonshire.775 viewsI do not know how I came to have this photograph.
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1 commentsMarie Allen07/19/09 at 13:25Prefect: Neither do I! Where are you Marie? We havnt heard ...
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Australia Hall515 viewsWithout roof at St Andrew's (Pembroke) 2009.2 commentsPrefect07/19/09 at 12:06jane banks: Would this be where in '58 I went to see '...
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So there!597 viewsSome standards of modesty are being preserved.
Qui Si Sana 2009.
6 commentsPrefect07/12/09 at 15:36Prefect: When I first went to Malta in 1957 I arrived in th...
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Tilley (Bedford Utilicon)603 viewsMac
Reminiscent of the School Transport driven by Benny Cassar who is on the left in THIS PHOTO
1 commentsPrefect07/11/09 at 05:57MilkMonitor: Reminds me of a song - "Our Chief Wren said f...
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Tigne Beach798 views6 commentsPrefect06/22/09 at 14:28Prefect: Thanks Sheila. You can upload them yourself, or if...
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Kalafrana, Summer 1961 - Parents1107 views2nd left is Bill Day, cannot recall the others. Great shot across the bay.3 commentsdeco.rise06/21/09 at 12:36cfaux: i spend most off my summer swining and jumping of ...
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Kalafrana, Summer 1961 - Parents1107 views2nd left is Bill Day, cannot recall the others. Great shot across the bay.3 commentsdeco.rise06/21/09 at 07:47Prefect: We seem to have seen this one before.
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Postcard HMS Forth 1950s783 viewsHMS Ranpura at right.1 commentsPrefect06/20/09 at 05:35Prefect: Behind, the building to the right is Whitehall Man...
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