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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


Last additions - Then & Now
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Trade Fair at Naxxar398 views1960sPrefectNov 18, 2011
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Dingli Cliffs390 viewsAs seen from a Captain Morgan Cruise.PrefectNov 07, 2011
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Invasion at Wied iz Zurrieq536 viewsNo, not the latest in the Euro Crisis - just a film!PrefectNov 06, 2011
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Kinnie available on AMAZON346 viewsOr it will be when they re-stock!1 commentsPrefectOct 28, 2011
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Il Fossa412 viewsAs someone imagines it might be.
"the lower part of Fort St. Elmo lends itself ideal to be converted into a Cruise Liner Terminal, complete with all required amenities"
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Il Fossa368 viewsAs it is.PrefectOct 25, 2011
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Lower St Elmo492 viewsMidnight Express2 commentsPrefectOct 12, 2011
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Fort St Elmo404 viewsPrefectOct 11, 2011
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Marsamxett407 viewsPrefectOct 09, 2011
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New Breakwater Bridge601 viewsNow in place. Times of Malta.
Not the same! Compare.
1 commentsPrefectOct 08, 2011
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Tanti Palmier Kiosk458 viewsPhoto by LancastrianPrefectOct 08, 2011
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The Dockyard 1970s446 viewsFrench Creek fully commercial and No. 6 Dock under construction.PrefectOct 04, 2011
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Ramla Bay Hotel, Marfa.384 viewsPostcardPrefectSep 30, 2011
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Msida Creek512 viewsVacated by the Navy but not yet filled with yachts. Late 60s - early 1970s?1 commentsPrefectSep 30, 2011
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Me as a lad!626 viewsOn the balcony of 3 St Nicholas Flats (apartments? LOL) Ta'Xbiex Wharf, approx 19654 commentsChris HowellsSep 28, 2011
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The Unlamented City Gate, built 1964.570 viewsBefore and after the excavation of "Freedom Square".PrefectSep 18, 2011
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A well known politician 1976532 views2 commentsPrefectSep 14, 2011
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Military Bay 1958623 views2 commentsPrefectSep 13, 2011
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Horses at Ta'Xbiex434 viewsPostcard 1950s. RFA Eddyfirth at left.PrefectSep 12, 2011
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Day out on dad's dockyard launch471 views I am at the stern and he seems to be laying down the law to someone, probably me.
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Swimming in Sliema Creek.554 viewsThe large building on the left is the boathouse. The sign on the top corner reads 36 HAA Regiment RA.
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Building on Manoel Island423 viewsPrefectSep 06, 2011
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The Old Naval Bakery414 viewsPhoto Ewart White PrefectSep 02, 2011
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The Gardjola, L'Isla Point425 viewsPhoto Ewart WhitePrefectSep 02, 2011
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Wembley Ice Cream561 viewsFactory at Gzira opened 1937.PrefectAug 31, 2011
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Empire Stadium Gzira4576 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 commentsPrefectAug 30, 2011
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Rediffusion439 viewsStarted in 1935 and was nationalised under you know who in 1975.PrefectAug 28, 2011
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Salina Bay Hotel539 viewsOpened 1968, rebuilt and renamed Coastline in 1994, extended 2002, despite the smell from the saltpans!1 commentsPrefectAug 23, 2011
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Salina Bay Hotel399 viewsPhoto Ewart WhitePrefectAug 23, 2011
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Manoel Island409 viewsPhoto Ewart WhitePrefectAug 23, 2011
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Our Favourite Barracks840 viewsPhoto Ewart White7 commentsPrefectAug 23, 2011
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A nice bit of Xemxija390 viewsPrefectAug 13, 2011
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