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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


Last additions - Then & Now
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King George VI Bar 1950.391 viewsLife Magazine.
Gzira.
Still going strong.
PrefectJul 03, 2015
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Lord Nelson Bar 1950371 viewsLife Magazine.
Probably Gzira.
PrefectJul 03, 2015
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The Blue Peter Bar 1950372 viewsLife Magazine.
96 Strait Street, next door to the Galvanized Donkey.
PrefectJun 30, 2015
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The Smiling Prince 1950364 viewsLife Magazine.
PrefectJun 29, 2015
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The Bing Crosby Bar 1950350 viewsLife Magazine.
The last bar at the lower end of Strait Street.
PrefectJun 28, 2015
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The Black Prince Bar 1950355 viewsLife Magazine.
Lascaris Wharf?
PrefectJun 28, 2015
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The Gyppo Queen 1950433 viewsOld Theatre Street.
Life Magazine
1 commentsPrefectJun 26, 2015
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1953 Calendar350 viewsSt Paul's SpirePrefectJun 18, 2015
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1953 Calendar477 viewsLazaretto Creek. But which Depot Ship? Its not Ranpura.
Now confirmed as HMS Tyne.
5 commentsPrefectJun 18, 2015
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1953 Calendar329 viewsThe Ferry. Victor's Pharmacy, but the Alhambra not yet rebuilt. See Also.PrefectJun 18, 2015
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1953 Calendar328 viewsGhar-id-Dud and the Chalet.PrefectJun 18, 2015
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1953 Calendar287 viewsMilitary Bay.PrefectJun 18, 2015
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1953 Calendar318 viewsBalluta.PrefectJun 18, 2015
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1953 Calendar297 viewsSt.Julian's Bay.PrefectJun 18, 2015
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1953 Calendar292 viewsMnajdra & Filfla.PrefectJun 18, 2015
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1953 Calendar282 viewsMdina.PrefectJun 18, 2015
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Jessie's Bar445 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 Hall340 viewsFrom Bruce Williams.PrefectMay 12, 2015
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No1 Dock440 views3 commentsPrefectApr 28, 2015
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National Stadium Ta Qali399 viewsPrefectMar 23, 2015
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Spinola in the Sixties525 viewsPostcard1 commentsPrefectFeb 10, 2015
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Rediffusion410 viewsThe formal opening of the new building by Sir Robert Laycock in 1958.
Image from Rediffusion-Malta.
PrefectDec 13, 2014
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A (vivid) memory of Mdina421 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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Farsons Advertising314 viewsPrefectNov 24, 2014
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Farsons Advertising310 viewsPrefectNov 24, 2014
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Ghar id-Dud & Qui-si-Sana412 viewsLate 40s or early 50s. With a view of the Union Club which is now lost behind high rises.PrefectNov 23, 2014
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RNH Bighi416 viewsPrefectNov 12, 2014
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RNH Bighi380 viewsPrefectNov 12, 2014
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St Luke's 1950444 viewsProbably RFA Nasprite at left.1 commentsPrefectOct 24, 2014
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The Riviera in 2005512 views1 commentsPrefectAug 30, 2014
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The Tas Santi Valley © 392 viewsPrefectAug 28, 2014
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Hotel Riviera/Martinique, Ghajn Tuffieha.630 viewsWas it ever that swish?2 commentsPrefectAug 16, 2014
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