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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

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Verdala Old Entrance © 634 viewsSomewhat neglected.6 commentsPrefect11/17/15 at 19:40Martin Powell: Concentrate on the archway.
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Verdala Old Entrance © 634 viewsSomewhat neglected.6 commentsPrefect11/17/15 at 18:54Prefect: I give in.
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Verdala Old Entrance © 634 viewsSomewhat neglected.6 commentsPrefect11/17/15 at 18:42Martin Powell: Spot the difference HERE (prizes)
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The Coast Road Dualled395 viewsSee the video.
The original was built by the Royal Engineers.
7 commentsPrefect11/17/15 at 18:35Prefect: Good drivers do not have tunnel vision. The view w...
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The Coast Road Dualled395 viewsSee the video.
The original was built by the Royal Engineers.
7 commentsPrefect11/17/15 at 18:13Martin Powell: Eyes on the road! I assumed the roundabout would j...
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The Coast Road Dualled395 viewsSee the video.
The original was built by the Royal Engineers.
7 commentsPrefect11/17/15 at 16:12Prefect: Still 40kph when I was there but probably 60-80 no...
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The Coast Road Dualled395 viewsSee the video.
The original was built by the Royal Engineers.
7 commentsPrefect11/17/15 at 15:58Martin Powell: Lovely new toy for the boy-racers. Speed limit?
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Verdala Old Entrance © 634 viewsSomewhat neglected.6 commentsPrefect11/16/15 at 21:03OldBat: - and a new driveway (foreground) now cuts across ...
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Octopus ©309 viewsIn Mellieha Bay. Wiki1 commentsPrefect11/06/15 at 17:47Nick Woodley: Wondered where I had left it.
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No.1 Dock Transmogrified © 397 views1 commentsPrefect11/01/15 at 15:20phillrose: Looks like they have made a nice job of it, unlike...
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The Egyptian Queen © 392 viewsHas been gentrified. As it was.
Corner of Old Theatre Street with Strait Street.
1 commentsPrefect10/30/15 at 10:26Ivan: Well, would you believe it...! But glad to...
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Railway Terminus © 395 viewsNothing happening down there. Lift not working. Terminal decline?2 commentsPrefect10/29/15 at 11:41Prefect: I think they've run out of money. Times of Ma...
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Railway Terminus © 395 viewsNothing happening down there. Lift not working. Terminal decline?2 commentsPrefect10/29/15 at 11:28phillrose: "Lift not working" perhaps it was built ...
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Tigne Beach Summer 19651358 views1 commentsRichard Knapman09/27/15 at 18:38Richard Knapman: Brian Gunns; Tiny Knapman; Flash Moore; Tinys sist...
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Tigne Summer 651220 views1 commentsRichard Knapman09/27/15 at 18:35Richard Knapman: ????
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Tigne Summer 651332 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. ©558 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 ©729 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 1963444 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. ©558 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 1975-761490 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 1959453 views4 commentsPrefect08/23/15 at 18:55Prefect: That was selling bus tickets.
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The Ferry - Before 1959453 views4 commentsPrefect08/23/15 at 16:38phillrose: Sorry, meant the small wooden kiosk like a garden ...
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The Ferry - Before 1959453 views4 commentsPrefect08/23/15 at 08:50Prefect: There was another one behind it.
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The Ferry - Before 1959453 views4 commentsPrefect08/21/15 at 14:48phillrose: The spot where I would wait for the school bus in ...
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HMS Lofoten 1956746 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 1958519 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 1956746 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 Luqa410 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 ©574 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 ©574 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 ©574 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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