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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

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Alec Guinness and Muriel Pavlow 1952545 viewsAbout to be run down by an MFV.1 commentsPrefect06/26/15 at 11:26bass player: Filming 'The Malta Story' which was rele...
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Staff Photo in front of School Hall 1959?1309 views5 commentsjknight11/07/14 at 18:26bass player: At the top and second from the left is Mr. Tierney...
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On the beach again1002 viewsMalcolm Hill3 commentsPrefect11/07/14 at 18:17bass player: Gordon, it didn't show on the outside but on ...
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Marigold Barrett & Spike Walton682 viewsItaly Trip 1957.1 commentsPeter Evans06/28/14 at 23:24bass player: Another photo I can't remember. Marigold was ...
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Spike on Tea Chest728 viewsWorking Title before Rock Islanders?4 commentsPeter Evans06/28/14 at 23:21bass player: I have no memory of this picture. I think it'...
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Empire Stadium Gzira4599 viewsLater known as The Stadium. Used mostly for football matches (and greyhound racing) and hosted the home matches of the Maltese national football team and also hosted the final of the Maltese Cup. The stadium was able to hold 30,000 spectators and originally opened in 1922. It was notorious for its sandy pitch. It hosted its final game in 1981, being replaced by the modern Ta' Qali Stadium.2 commentsPrefect01/26/14 at 10:48bass player: I played in this stadium with a skiffle group in 1...
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Tigne Lido © 628 viewsPete Shepheard2 commentsPrefect01/26/14 at 10:37bass player: I couldn't tell you how many times I was thro...
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Rock Islanders577 views1 commentsPrefect10/17/13 at 05:39bass player: It was primitive to say the least but I went on to...
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Suzanne & Bob Trott and Family.820 viewsOn their roof in Sliema.2 commentsPrefect10/17/13 at 05:33bass player: Photo taken on the roof of their Sliema home.
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Rock Islanders555 viewsJohn Mays, Geoff 'Spider' Day, Mike Eyett, Bob Powell & Spike.1 commentsPrefect10/16/13 at 13:53bass player: John Mays on washboard while Geoff 'Spider�...
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Rock Islanders563 viewsSpike on tea chest bass. Geoff 'Spider' Day and Bob Powell on guitars.1 commentsPrefect10/16/13 at 13:45bass player: That's me on tea chest bass. Geoff 'Spid...
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Rock Islanders697 views Mike Eyett on guitar, Spike on tea chest bass, Tony Elliott on guitar and Fred Gleave on washboard. 1 commentsPrefect10/16/13 at 13:40bass player: It was skiffle. For those of you too young to have...
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Marigold Barrett, Rita Mays, Wendy Scott, Spike, Mike Eyett, Jill Wicken, Bob Trott.893 views1 commentsPrefect10/16/13 at 13:36bass player: On the left in the sunglasses is Marigold Barrett....
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Italy Trip 1958694 views3 commentsPrefect10/10/13 at 09:39bass player: On the left is Greg Bailey. In the middle and shor...
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'Twas on the Isle of Capri that ...621 viewsItaly Trip 19583 commentsPrefect10/10/13 at 09:35bass player: At the quay side when we got to Capri the taxi dri...
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Pompei 1958517 viewsItaly Trip 19581 commentsPrefect10/09/13 at 09:21bass player: Paul Gurney is fourth from the left.Chris Johnson ...
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... Mr Cleaver, Cliff Foreman, Paul Gurney.539 viewsAt Pompei 1958.
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2 commentsPrefect10/09/13 at 09:16bass player: That's Mr. Cleaver who was one of the best me...
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Up Pompei 1958572 viewsSpike, Paul Gurney & Cliff Foreman.
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2 commentsPrefect10/09/13 at 09:09bass player: Paul Gurney in the middle and Cliff Foreman on the...
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Young Love at Eros596 viewsEve Priestley with Spike, Pat Mortimore & Cousin Dave.1 commentsPrefect10/07/13 at 14:01bass player: That's me, Spike, cuddling Eve Priestley, (wh...
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Mike Eyett & Wendy Scott560 views1 commentsPrefect10/06/13 at 13:29bass player: That's Wendy Scott he's hanging on to.
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Robin Palmer, Jack Stubbs, Sheila Grimwood & Spike.594 views1 commentsPrefect10/06/13 at 13:26bass player: and Robin Palmer and Sheila Grimwood. On the right...
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School Club Dance Christmas 1958701 viewsRoger Chandler & Spike.4 commentsPrefect10/04/13 at 14:11bass player: Bit tall for Jackie?
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School Club Dance Christmas 1958701 viewsRoger Chandler & Spike.4 commentsPrefect10/04/13 at 10:08bass player: I have no idea who I am dancing with nor can I nam...
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Mike Eyett445 views1 commentsPrefect10/04/13 at 10:01bass player: My best friend in the private study room. He later...
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John Knight, Spike Walton, Jackie Williams, Val Bevans and her parents, Roger Chandler. 625 views1 commentsPrefect10/03/13 at 15:20bass player: To Val's left are, I think, her parents. Far ...
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1956 -58673 viewsJackie, Alan Harris, Brenda, Sheila, David Harvey, Pat, Carol,
Marilyn Williams, Robina Wellard, Pat Mortimore, - Francis? in background
2 commentsPrefect10/03/13 at 07:15bass player: Is that Angela Carter at bottom right?
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Tom Mailer & Peter Evans544 views1956-71 commentsPrefect08/24/13 at 12:26bass player: I knew both of these blokes. I had no idea we were...
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More names please1344 viewsMalcolm Hill5 commentsPrefect01/12/12 at 10:04bass player: I've just noticed that I spelt 'apart�...
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One name (no longer) wanted1834 viewsMalcom Hill6 commentsPrefect01/12/12 at 09:51bass player: I think it's Roddy Robertson at bottom left. ...
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Troopship Empire Halladale568 viewsBuilt 1921 in Hamburg as the ANTONIO DELFINO for the Hamburg South America Line, 13,589 gross tons, twin screw, speed 13 knots with accommodation for 184-1st, 334-2nd and 1,368-3rd class passengers. May 1945 taken over by British forces at Copenhagen and refitted as a troopship. Nov.1945 allocated to the Ministry of War Transport, managed by Anchor Line and renamed EMPIRE HALLADALE. Oct.1955 laid up and 1956 sold for scrapping at Dalmuir.3 commentsPrefect04/25/11 at 16:08bass player: Went to Malta on this in 1948. My Mum was ALWAYS l...
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Gut wrenching entertainment!443 views4 commentsPrefect04/25/11 at 15:56bass player: I used to knock around with some marine bandsmen. ...
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Mr Ron Tierney577 viewsStaff 1956 - 1965
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4 commentsPrefect04/25/11 at 15:37bass player: It was my great good fortune to have him as my for...
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