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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


Last additions - Then & Now
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No.1 Dock Transmogrified © 390 views1 commentsPrefectOct 31, 2015
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Sheer Bastion © 334 viewsGetting the treatment.PrefectOct 31, 2015
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Taking your time from the Dockyard Clock ... © 336 viewsPrefectOct 31, 2015
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Rebuilding Fleur de Lys Arch © 343 viewsThe original having been demolished by the RAF in 1943.PrefectOct 30, 2015
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The Gut © 345 viewsRefurbishment continues.PrefectOct 29, 2015
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The Egyptian Queen © 388 viewsHas been gentrified. As it was.
Corner of Old Theatre Street with Strait Street.
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Parliament © 346 viewsCars admitted only for important persons.PrefectOct 28, 2015
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Railway Terminus © 392 viewsNothing happening down there. Lift not working. Terminal decline?2 commentsPrefectOct 28, 2015
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St Luke's & the Torpedo Depot364 viewsPrefectOct 07, 2015
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King George VI Bar 1950.419 viewsLife Magazine.
Gzira.
Still going strong.
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Lord Nelson Bar 1950401 viewsLife Magazine.
Probably Gzira.
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The Blue Peter Bar 1950405 viewsLife Magazine.
96 Strait Street, next door to the Galvanized Donkey.
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The Smiling Prince 1950394 viewsLife Magazine.
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The Bing Crosby Bar 1950383 viewsLife Magazine.
The last bar at the lower end of Strait Street.
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The Black Prince Bar 1950384 viewsLife Magazine.
Lascaris Wharf?
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The Gyppo Queen 1950461 viewsOld Theatre Street.
Life Magazine
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1953 Calendar375 viewsSt Paul's SpirePrefectJun 18, 2015
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1953 Calendar512 viewsLazaretto Creek. But which Depot Ship? Its not Ranpura.
Now confirmed as HMS Tyne.
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1953 Calendar352 viewsThe Ferry. Victor's Pharmacy, but the Alhambra not yet rebuilt. See Also.PrefectJun 18, 2015
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1953 Calendar355 viewsGhar-id-Dud and the Chalet.PrefectJun 18, 2015
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1953 Calendar310 viewsMilitary Bay.PrefectJun 18, 2015
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1953 Calendar339 viewsBalluta.PrefectJun 18, 2015
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1953 Calendar322 viewsSt.Julian's Bay.PrefectJun 18, 2015
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1953 Calendar314 viewsMnajdra & Filfla.PrefectJun 18, 2015
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1953 Calendar304 viewsMdina.PrefectJun 18, 2015
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Jessie's Bar473 viewsMuch patronised by the occupants of the barracks, the walls were covered in military photos and memorabilia.
From Bruce Williams.
1 commentsPrefectMay 19, 2015
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Australia Hall366 viewsFrom Bruce Williams.PrefectMay 12, 2015
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No1 Dock467 views3 commentsPrefectApr 28, 2015
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National Stadium Ta Qali423 viewsPrefectMar 23, 2015
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Spinola in the Sixties552 viewsPostcard1 commentsPrefectFeb 10, 2015
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Rediffusion432 viewsThe formal opening of the new building by Sir Robert Laycock in 1958.
Image from Rediffusion-Malta.
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A (vivid) memory of Mdina448 viewsThis is Casa Mdina, Wesgha Ta’ Sant’ Agata, Mdina. This is where our Eng Lit master lived. He invited his Upper 6th class one evening for a literary soiree (his phrase, not mine), and whilst readings were being delivered to and by the guests I recall having a cosy time on this balcony with a young lady. My Eng Lit A-level grade was not good…1 commentsIvanNov 25, 2014
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