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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

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Old Bat Mystery Solved787 views6 commentsPrefect11/07/08 at 18:31OldBat: Broken? Surely not, Martin - just a bit cracked m...
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Water Polo598 viewsAlongside the Submarine X1 in 1927.3 commentsPrefect11/07/08 at 13:42Martin Powell: You probably kept your boots on. Not allowed.
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Old Bat Mystery Solved787 views6 commentsPrefect11/07/08 at 13:39Martin Powell: I think its a cogwheel - like we were sposed to be...
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Water Polo598 viewsAlongside the Submarine X1 in 1927.3 commentsPrefect11/06/08 at 01:57MilkMonitor: I tried Water Polo once but my pony drowned under ...
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Old Bat Mystery Solved787 views6 commentsPrefect11/02/08 at 09:28OldBat: HHMMmm - looks as if it's slipped a bit!
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Old Bat Mystery Solved787 views6 commentsPrefect11/02/08 at 01:38Prefect: If the cap fits - wear it!
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Old Bat Mystery Solved787 views6 commentsPrefect11/01/08 at 18:37OldBat: Is that meant to be a halo?!
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Verdala Sports 1960 ©696 views'One for John Kirby. Prizegiving at Verdala sports day 1960 from the opposite viewpoint. Have I caught your father in this picture?'
2 commentsOldBat10/31/08 at 16:13OldBat: Oh good! I wondered if that was him - looks a kee...
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Where's 'Old Bat'?!! ©703 viewsHere's another picture of the 1960 Verdala Sports Day. Were you hiding with your camera behind the trunk on the right 'Old Bat'?!2 commentsJohn Kirby10/31/08 at 15:57OldBat: No, even the magnifiying glass couldn't find t...
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Where's 'Old Bat'?!! ©703 viewsHere's another picture of the 1960 Verdala Sports Day. Were you hiding with your camera behind the trunk on the right 'Old Bat'?!2 commentsJohn Kirby10/31/08 at 13:54Prefect: My money (with magnification) is on the blue with ...
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Winning a prize ©626 viewsVerdala Sports 1960
2 commentsJohn Kirby10/31/08 at 08:05OldBat: I'd like to say yes but no! I was never that ...
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Winning a prize ©626 viewsVerdala Sports 1960
2 commentsJohn Kirby10/31/08 at 05:03Prefect: Its a small world on TH Nostalgia! Is that you Old...
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Verdala Sports 1960 ©696 views'One for John Kirby. Prizegiving at Verdala sports day 1960 from the opposite viewpoint. Have I caught your father in this picture?'
2 commentsOldBat10/31/08 at 04:34John Kirby: Thank you so much! Fantastic - yes that's my f...
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HMS Tiger & Lion in Grand Harbour -24 August 1961973 viewsTiger steaming past her sister ship. According to my records this is the first occasion since the "Tiger" class Cruisers were launched that the two of them are seen together in the Med. Date please??4 commentsdeco.rise10/30/08 at 14:44Martin Powell: You could lend her your anorak to mow the the lawn...
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Uganda441 viewsBI Liner converted for School Cruises 1968.
TH Cruise over Xmas 1968.
Hospital Ship in Falklands 1982
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2 commentsPrefect10/30/08 at 14:40Martin Powell: If it was early 60s it would've been Devonia o...
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RN Families Clinic, Tower Road Sliema - mid 60s © copyright Jane Banks916 viewsOnly the facade remains.5 commentsjane banks10/30/08 at 14:29Prefect: You werent quick enough. Your original on a differ...
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RN Families Clinic, Tower Road Sliema - mid 60s © copyright Jane Banks916 viewsOnly the facade remains.5 commentsjane banks10/30/08 at 14:23Martin Powell: Hey I've been robbed! You could have let me ke...
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Tigne Beach Club 1960835 views4 commentsJohn Kirby10/30/08 at 14:13Martin Powell: "Marsa Club Side" (Union Club side behin...
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Senglea600 viewsAnd a full Dockyard Creek.
5 commentsJohn Kirby10/30/08 at 14:10Martin Powell: Can anyone tell me if the Dockyard Drawing Office ...
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Egmont Close Apartemnts (sic) October 2008439 viewsNot yet finished.
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1 commentsPrefect10/30/08 at 14:07Martin Powell: Looks finished to me !
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The Fleet's in ©906 viewsSummer 1960 - but where? Sliema Creek perhaps?4 commentsJohn Kirby10/28/08 at 13:54Prefect: Yes it is Sliema Creek this time. HMS Corrunna ce...
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Tigne Beach Club 1960835 views4 commentsJohn Kirby10/27/08 at 15:52OldBat: Goodness yes! I remember one VERY scary episode, ...
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HMS Ark Royal ©683 viewspossibly in Sliema Creek 19602 commentsJohn Kirby10/25/08 at 11:50John Kirby: Thank you Admin - a grand ship in THE harbour.
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HMS Ark Royal ©683 viewspossibly in Sliema Creek 19602 commentsJohn Kirby10/25/08 at 11:42Prefect: No - its Grand Harbour. She was too big for Sliema...
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Winning Team860 viewsTal Handaq visit to the 1960 Rome Olympics
See report in 1961 Magazine
1 commentsJohn Kirby10/25/08 at 02:25Prefect: On the Staff are - Mr. B. Cleaver, Mr. P. Ross (Ve...
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Uganda441 viewsBI Liner converted for School Cruises 1968.
TH Cruise over Xmas 1968.
Hospital Ship in Falklands 1982
©Dickinson Collection.
2 commentsPrefect10/24/08 at 18:54OldBat: (Mr) Bill Willsher, teacher at Verdala in the late...
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Sheer Bastion479 viewsOnce fitted with a ginormous set of shearlegs to lift things off ships.3 commentsPrefect10/22/08 at 14:54OldBat: Oh yes, I'd forgotten Angela! I think Joe rac...
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Sheer Bastion479 viewsOnce fitted with a ginormous set of shearlegs to lift things off ships.3 commentsPrefect10/19/08 at 12:06Prefect: No I think they were long ago ... research continu...
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Sheer Bastion479 viewsOnce fitted with a ginormous set of shearlegs to lift things off ships.3 commentsPrefect10/19/08 at 10:05OldBat: Were the sheerlegs there in our time or have I jus...
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Rolex Middle Sea Race413 viewsThe Start 18 October. LINK1 commentsPrefect10/19/08 at 10:00OldBat: Wow, splendid picture! Several friends of No 2 da...
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Senglea600 viewsAnd a full Dockyard Creek.
5 commentsJohn Kirby10/19/08 at 01:26Prefect: Thats Sheer Bastion below the church. Present day ...
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Tigne Beach Club 1960835 views4 commentsJohn Kirby10/18/08 at 15:24John Kirby: I think I may have jumped off that rock too! Was t...
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