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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

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Senglea600 viewsAnd a full Dockyard Creek.
5 commentsJohn Kirby10/18/08 at 15:21John Kirby: Hi Phil - I think my Dad took this is 1960. He was...
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Senglea600 viewsAnd a full Dockyard Creek.
5 commentsJohn Kirby10/18/08 at 14:17phillrose: Nice picture John, when was it taken?
Dads office...
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Tigne Beach Club 1960835 views4 commentsJohn Kirby10/18/08 at 14:10deco.rise: Great pic. I have to be in there somewhere. Spent ...
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Post Box, Depiro Street, 2006 !585 viewsRe. John Kirby's photo of Egmont Close 1960 with a post box on the corner. This is that postbox, although not in use anymore,it's still standing, not like Egmont Close! I lived at No 60, '56-'58.2 commentsjane banks10/18/08 at 12:40jane banks: Yes ,I remember the shoots ! My Mum bought potato ...
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Post Box, Depiro Street, 2006 !585 viewsRe. John Kirby's photo of Egmont Close 1960 with a post box on the corner. This is that postbox, although not in use anymore,it's still standing, not like Egmont Close! I lived at No 60, '56-'58.2 commentsjane banks10/17/08 at 17:24John Kirby: Hello Jane - you obviously missed the last collect...
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RN Families Clinic, Tower Road Sliema - mid 60s © copyright Jane Banks916 viewsOnly the facade remains.5 commentsjane banks10/16/08 at 09:50MilkMonitor: Presumably your appointment was at 2.30? (Sorry MP...
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RN Families Clinic, Tower Road Sliema - mid 60s © copyright Jane Banks916 viewsOnly the facade remains.5 commentsjane banks10/16/08 at 06:19John Kirby: I have awful memories of visiting the RN dentist h...
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Tal Handaq Girls and Boys in Winter uniform 57-58.1992 viewsAll signatures are HERE

Jane Banks nee Stubbs
7 commentsPrefect10/15/08 at 16:16bass player: Thanks Admin, I knew that. Just wanted to see if y...
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Tal Handaq Girls and Boys in Winter uniform 57-58.1992 viewsAll signatures are HERE

Jane Banks nee Stubbs
7 commentsPrefect10/15/08 at 13:14jane banks: To help with the 'dunnos',all the names ar...
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Tal Handaq Girls and Boys in Winter uniform 57-58.1992 viewsAll signatures are HERE

Jane Banks nee Stubbs
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 57-58.1992 viewsAll signatures are HERE

Jane Banks nee Stubbs
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 1960485 viewsBoarding at Manoel Island.
1 commentsJohn Kirby10/14/08 at 02:42MilkMonitor: Just look at that shiny brasswork!
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Imperial Eagle 1970s739 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 1970s739 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 1970s739 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.2928 viewsPat Fairbairn1 commentsPrefect09/30/08 at 13:24bass player: K. Britnor is my cousin and she is an archaeologis...
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19581299 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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19581299 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 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.rise09/28/08 at 15:41Prefect: You should hear what my wife says about the state ...
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Lifesavers at Kalafrana 19611851 viewsTony Graham2 commentsPrefect09/28/08 at 15:16deco.rise: Went there right through the Summer of1961, but do...
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19581299 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 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.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 1960/61707 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 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.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 1960/61707 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 1930s720 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, c1961625 views2 commentsdeco.rise09/22/08 at 16:35Prefect: And lots of whalers!
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Postcard - Sepia shot late 1930s720 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 ©521 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 990 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 c1950602 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 2008505 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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