Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

 
 

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Guess Where478 views4 commentsPrefect04/25/10 at 06:48Prefect: Named after Osbert Chadwick, who in 1883, was call...
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Mellieha Sunset367 views2 commentsPrefect04/25/10 at 02:21Prefect: Thank you. One of my better efforts, taken during ...
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St Anne's Square Sliema April 2010369 viewsOld habits die hard ! 1 commentsjane banks04/24/10 at 15:22Prefect: Not the same without a Cisk & Cheesecake.
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St Anne's Square April 2010.510 viewsView looking out across Sliema Ferries from the Old Magic Kiosk site .Wow look at the water spouts ! 8 commentsjane banks04/24/10 at 15:19Prefect: Presume you managed to get home OK Jane?
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St Anne's Square c1956503 viewsIt was only recently that I learned it was called that!
ALLWARES is now DIESEL.
2 commentsPrefect04/24/10 at 14:24Prefect: Looks like the word BARBER top right. Must have be...
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The Fleet's in ©872 viewsSummer 1960 - but where? Sliema Creek perhaps?4 commentsJohn Kirby04/24/10 at 14:15Prefect: 965 it seems. "there emerged a need for fast ...
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HMS Tiger off Malta, Spring 1960 ©687 viewsShot taken from a tug by myself after having a day at sea on a Naval Exercise, together with HMS Ark Royal & HMS Scorpion ( pics available )3 commentsdeco.rise04/24/10 at 13:39Prefect: Well they were until the back end got hacked for h...
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Green Buses post 1977359 viewsSee the full story on the old buses here.2 commentsPrefect04/24/10 at 06:20Prefect: In case you missed it, the old colours and the dem...
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Class 5J1795 viewsClass 5J 1977 Talhandaq school Malta (Miss Ash)3 commentsbmale2204/19/10 at 09:59Prefect: From Helen Wison: The picture for 5J shows Norah A...
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HMT Cheshire334 viewsOn leaving Malta in 1954 we, as a family, travelled back to UK in Cheshire docking in Liverpool. The ship not only carried families but also a lot of troops returning from a tour in Egypt.1 commentsrobinwilliams04/17/10 at 13:07Prefect: One often sees commercially owned and civilian man...
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Padre Gover564 viewsMalcolm Hill4 commentsPrefect04/12/10 at 14:37Prefect: Mid 1950s. The category covers those attached as w...
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Ambassadorial Limo 2008 ©435 viewsPrivileged to drive down Kingsway.5 commentsPrefect04/02/10 at 07:06Prefect: Ah so.
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U 17551 viewsGerman Navy submarine U-17 (Pennant number S196) slipped into Grand Harbour this morning for a courtesy visit. It is seen above crossing Dockyard Creek, which is dominated by the sleek lines of the superyacht The Maltese Falcon.
Times of Malta.
(In the distance can be seen some obscure scholastic buildings, with vegetation.)
4 commentsPrefect03/31/10 at 12:14Prefect: Not that I don't like them, just too old to ma...
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Tigne front about 1959. Taken by my Joe from a chopper. He had a flat in Caledonia Mansions, one of the big blocks on the front.513 views3 commentsOldBat03/30/10 at 14:09Prefect: Just a thought! And nice to see Tigne as it is no ...
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The end of the day, Grand Harbour 1959 ©1048 views10 commentsOldBat03/30/10 at 05:45Prefect: Almost certainly RFA Tide Austral, later HMAS Supp...
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Tigne front about 1959. Taken by my Joe from a chopper. He had a flat in Caledonia Mansions, one of the big blocks on the front.513 views3 commentsOldBat03/30/10 at 05:44Prefect: Could it have been 1958? Looks like a salvage vess...
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St Paul's Bay from Wardija514 views2 commentsPrefect03/28/10 at 09:46Prefect: I think its all been demolished now Phill. It did ...
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Lady Mountbatten864 viewsNot sure if I or my sister Denise is in this photo
but taken in school hall probably 1953.
Including, Jennifer Paige, Ethel Mitchell, Valerie Fogden, Marilyn Hawkins.
5 commentsrobinwilliams03/22/10 at 08:41Prefect: From the 1953 Magazine - "We have been please...
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Earl Mountbatten and Missus in safe hands ©547 viewsTaken in 1953 with Whaler crewed by Dockyard Sea Scouts.
The Dockyard Sea Scouts also had Maltese members unlike
Tal Handaq's.Cannot remember occasion but I was the Bow oarsman.
2 commentsrobinwilliams03/07/10 at 16:15Prefect: And making a splendid effort Robin, even if you ar...
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Manoel Island843 viewsHarry Greig1 commentsPrefect03/07/10 at 02:28Prefect: The unidentified girl in the picture in the 1960s ...
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Tal Handak 1949868 viewsJohn Clark2 commentsPrefect03/05/10 at 09:42Prefect: No sign of it in my day. Was it awarded to the win...
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Ghar id-Dud737 views3 commentsPrefect03/04/10 at 07:27Prefect: No I think this is earlier. There is a 1960 shot (...
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The obliteration of Tigne continues585 viewsMartin Powell7 commentsPrefect03/04/10 at 04:39Prefect: Yes, see discussion under pic of Marsamxett Ferry ...
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Gozo trip 1970897 viewsLeft front to back: Dom Busuttil Rivers , Dom Wujastyk (rear view), Joe Vincenti, Dave Shepherd (Exile).
Right f-b: Martin Lawrence, Caroline Cary (Porridge), Adrian Worley, Diane Lawrence, Eddie Eichmann
12 commentsMartin Powell03/02/10 at 05:52Prefect: Never did Biology.
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Gozo trip 1970897 viewsLeft front to back: Dom Busuttil Rivers , Dom Wujastyk (rear view), Joe Vincenti, Dave Shepherd (Exile).
Right f-b: Martin Lawrence, Caroline Cary (Porridge), Adrian Worley, Diane Lawrence, Eddie Eichmann
12 commentsMartin Powell03/02/10 at 02:37Prefect: You are forgiven. Its just as well that I was well...
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Gozo trip 1970897 viewsLeft front to back: Dom Busuttil Rivers , Dom Wujastyk (rear view), Joe Vincenti, Dave Shepherd (Exile).
Right f-b: Martin Lawrence, Caroline Cary (Porridge), Adrian Worley, Diane Lawrence, Eddie Eichmann
12 commentsMartin Powell03/01/10 at 05:57Prefect: Well if you must desert the website which put you ...
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RADM Bellamy & Captain Malkin 1967745 viewsInstructor Rear Admiral AJ Bellamy OBE MA, The Director, Naval Education Service, on his visit to Tal Handaq, 17-18 April. Admiral Bellamy was Headmaster of Tal Handaq from 1951 - 1954.5 commentsPrefect02/27/10 at 02:28Prefect: If its anything like the RFA archives, they have p...
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Castille 1930s635 views4 commentsPrefect02/20/10 at 03:21Prefect: See new pic showing Signal Station.
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The Social Whirl 1949415 views2 commentsPrefect02/17/10 at 17:17Prefect: Perhaps the Colmers corrected it themselves? Diffe...
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A Palm framed by a Palm442 viewsMartin Powell5 commentsPrefect02/17/10 at 17:14Prefect: Snitch!
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A Palm framed by a Palm442 viewsMartin Powell5 commentsPrefect02/10/10 at 02:50Prefect: He cannot tell a lie either Miss, its an old postc...
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Raising a submarine in Msida Creek ca 1958 ©995 viewsPhoto by (Miss) Barbara Kernahan6 commentsOldBat02/06/10 at 02:29Prefect: I cannot tell a lie Miss, I would be lost without ...
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