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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

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Tal Handaq Girls and Boys in Winter uniform 57-58.1928 viewsAll signatures are on a photo on this site.

jane Banks
7 commentsPrefect10/15/08 at 12:44Prefect: Just for the record Spike, its Gail Tainsh.
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Tal Handaq Girls and Boys in Winter uniform 57-58.1928 viewsAll signatures are on a photo on this site.

jane Banks
7 commentsPrefect10/15/08 at 11:25bass player: And next to him is Stan hill. Then Pete Alden, Rob...
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MFV Trip 1960467 viewsBoarding at Manoel Island.
1 commentsJohn Kirby10/14/08 at 02:42MilkMonitor: Just look at that shiny brasswork!
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Imperial Eagle 1970s712 viewsHer glory days past, having been displaced from the Marfa - Mgarr route by a Ro-Ro, she took over the freight route from Valletta from the Queen of Peace before eventually being laid up.16 commentsPrefect10/13/08 at 18:54Martin Powell: The list on the ADLS site only lists a couple of h...
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Imperial Eagle 1970s712 viewsHer glory days past, having been displaced from the Marfa - Mgarr route by a Ro-Ro, she took over the freight route from Valletta from the Queen of Peace before eventually being laid up.16 commentsPrefect10/06/08 at 08:48Prefect: Its possible. This Site says that as New Royal Lad...
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Imperial Eagle 1970s712 viewsHer glory days past, having been displaced from the Marfa - Mgarr route by a Ro-Ro, she took over the freight route from Valletta from the Queen of Peace before eventually being laid up.16 commentsPrefect10/05/08 at 12:58lugs: Rumour has it that the Eagle was one of the Dunker...
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Mid 50s Autograph Book No.2891 viewsPat Fairbairn1 commentsPrefect09/30/08 at 13:24bass player: K. Britnor is my cousin and she is an archaeologis...
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19581243 viewsBehind the bars Roger Tregunno and Henry Cavill. Two girls back to the wall are Olivia Fry and Francis Smith Front row sitting: Jackie Williams,?,Christine Barns,?, Hilary Paynter. I wonder if any of the visitors to your site would be able to name the two?
I'd love to know.
David Harvey
3 commentsPrefect09/30/08 at 13:18bass player: At about the time this photo was taken I was '...
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19581243 viewsBehind the bars Roger Tregunno and Henry Cavill. Two girls back to the wall are Olivia Fry and Francis Smith Front row sitting: Jackie Williams,?,Christine Barns,?, Hilary Paynter. I wonder if any of the visitors to your site would be able to name the two?
I'd love to know.
David Harvey
3 commentsPrefect09/29/08 at 13:16OldBat: Well, well! Second from left looks suspiciously l...
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HMS Tiger & Lion in Grand Harbour -24 August 1961945 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.rise09/28/08 at 15:41Prefect: You should hear what my wife says about the state ...
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Lifesavers at Kalafrana 19611803 viewsTony Graham2 commentsPrefect09/28/08 at 15:16deco.rise: Went there right through the Summer of1961, but do...
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19581243 viewsBehind the bars Roger Tregunno and Henry Cavill. Two girls back to the wall are Olivia Fry and Francis Smith Front row sitting: Jackie Williams,?,Christine Barns,?, Hilary Paynter. I wonder if any of the visitors to your site would be able to name the two?
I'd love to know.
David Harvey
3 commentsPrefect09/28/08 at 15:16Prefect: Looks like a windy day. For news of Hilary Paynter...
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HMS Tiger & Lion in Grand Harbour -24 August 1961945 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.rise09/28/08 at 15:13deco.rise: Great research, well done that man! Kept you busy ...
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100th Minesweeper Sqn. off Grand Harbour 1960/61683 viewsFeint pic but a rarity. They are HMS Appleton, Upton, Wolverton & Yarnton 3 commentsdeco.rise09/28/08 at 15:11deco.rise: Yes, The Times - the blurb did say the 100th, I th...
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HMS Tiger & Lion in Grand Harbour -24 August 1961945 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.rise09/28/08 at 07:27Prefect: Tiger became Med Flagship in late 1959, and left i...
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100th Minesweeper Sqn. off Grand Harbour 1960/61683 viewsFeint pic but a rarity. They are HMS Appleton, Upton, Wolverton & Yarnton 3 commentsdeco.rise09/28/08 at 07:03Prefect: I think it was the 108th MS which was in Malta fro...
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Postcard - Sepia shot late 1930s688 viewsCan anyone name the Criusers & date it accurately?
Batttleships Warspite & Malaya. Date 1938-9.
Netlayer Guardian and Carrier is Courageous or Glorious
7 commentsdeco.rise09/25/08 at 13:33deco.rise: Great research, well done that man!
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Spanish Frigate " Triton" going into Marsamxett, c1961606 views2 commentsdeco.rise09/22/08 at 16:35Prefect: And lots of whalers!
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Postcard - Sepia shot late 1930s688 viewsCan anyone name the Criusers & date it accurately?
Batttleships Warspite & Malaya. Date 1938-9.
Netlayer Guardian and Carrier is Courageous or Glorious
7 commentsdeco.rise09/22/08 at 09:36Prefect: Battleships/Battle Cruisers therefore probably pre...
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RFA Tide Austral, Spring 1960 Grand Harbour ©504 viewsAs per other 'at sea' pics, Tide Austral re-fuelled HMS Tiger at sea during exrecise I was on.1 commentsdeco.rise09/21/08 at 12:02Prefect: I moved her from Transport as although technically...
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Postcard - Gzira Creek 962 viewsLooks like HMS Forth in foreground, can anybody name any more?6 commentsdeco.rise09/21/08 at 11:59Prefect: No its not Forth, she was in Msida Creek. Probably...
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Postcard - Grand Harbour, Cruiser c1950584 viewsCannot remember Cruiser's name. Anyone help?
HMS Liverpool.
1 commentsdeco.rise09/21/08 at 11:52Prefect: Cant see a Pennant Number so I'll stick it on ...
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Sur Fons Street 2008486 viewsThis photo is for 'deco.rise'. I lived in the next street in 1950s.1 commentsjane banks09/19/08 at 14:12deco.rise: Yes that's me. Top flat 8 Oakhill Flats. still...
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John Day, Kalafrana Summer 19611205 viewsBlue sea, sky etc. Why did we come home to rain?4 commentsdeco.rise09/16/08 at 20:36cfaux: sorry it should have been 3 stars, anyway I spent ...
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Snap!505 viewsMy Dad's Hillman Minx 26457.2 commentsPrefect09/13/08 at 14:51Prefect: Yes, it was your pic that gave me the excuse to po...
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Snap!505 viewsMy Dad's Hillman Minx 26457.2 commentsPrefect09/13/08 at 10:37deco.rise: My Dad's was a Minx - 25091 see my pics
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Malta from the air, late 1961460 viewsNot sure which end of Malta this is? Blue sea & sky as usual.2 commentsdeco.rise09/13/08 at 02:37deco.rise: Cheers for that.
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Malta from the air, late 1961460 viewsNot sure which end of Malta this is? Blue sea & sky as usual.2 commentsdeco.rise09/13/08 at 02:34Prefect: Looks like the South-East coast. St Thomas Bay &am...
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Pirates 1957 - with autographs437 viewsViv Paynter3 commentsPrefect09/10/08 at 16:49OldBat: Thanks Prefect! Have sent him a 1957 photo of his...
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On Sliema Beach1276 viewsAmongst others - Felicity Hammond, Robin Hammond, Maryanne Wheeler, Veronica Smith, Christine Collins,
Charlotte Finney, Ann Collins, Roy Hammond.
From Deborah Starkey
2 commentsPrefect09/07/08 at 09:18phillrose: Hi Deborah. What date was this taken, the names Ha...
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Pirates 1957 - with autographs437 viewsViv Paynter3 commentsPrefect09/07/08 at 07:44Prefect: I have found him on FR. Awaiting reply..... Yes he...
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Pirates 1957 - with autographs437 viewsViv Paynter3 commentsPrefect09/05/08 at 13:32OldBat: I'll let Joyce Rippin know that this is on the...
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