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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


Last additions - Before Our Time
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Pongo Brats63 viewsClare Gibson's book ARMY CHILDHOOD: BRITISH ARMY CHILDREN’S LIVES AND TIMES.

This book by The Army Children Archive’s founder, Clare Gibson, was published by Shire Publications Ltd in 2012.

Read parts online HERE

More on TACA including Malta (but sadly lacks a sorely-needed search facility).
2 commentsMartin PowellMay 10, 2020
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Could Malta have become a US possession?91 viewsJudge for yourself HERE

Watercolour USS Constitution in GH 1804, Edwin Galea
adminJul 25, 2019
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Spinola 1870662 viewsThe statue of St Julian is still there.PrefectDec 05, 2015
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What became the Naval Families Clinic455 viewsGhar id Dud, Sliema.
Independent.
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Dockyard College, Clock & Senglea Gate772 viewsNear Sheer Bastion.2 commentsPrefectJun 01, 2015
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St Elmo Breakwater451 viewsUnder construction.PrefectApr 28, 2015
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St Elmo Breakwater453 viewsOpen to the public.
Postcard 1930s
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Customs House Steps581 views2 commentsPrefectApr 24, 2015
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Church of St Paul's Bonfire485 viewsSt Paul's Bay.
Bombed 1943.
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Grand Harbour 1930450 viewsPrefectMar 23, 2015
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Floriana 1857414 viewsPrefectMar 18, 2015
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Gozo Military Hospital 1882419 viewsPrefectMar 18, 2015
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Bighi Naval Hospital410 viewsR.Ellis
Prior to 1903. (No Cot Lift.)
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HMS Nile c1890-93390 viewsPrefectMar 10, 2015
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The Ill Fated HMS Victoria389 viewsWiki.PrefectMar 03, 2015
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Australia Hall427 viewsIn good order.PrefectMar 03, 2015
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Tigne Barracks 1915433 viewsPrefectFeb 25, 2015
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HMS Royal Sovereign439 views1 commentsPrefectFeb 25, 2015
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Fort St Angelo398 viewsPrefectFeb 20, 2015
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World Leaders Up the Creek413 viewsWSC & FDR confer, 2 Feb 1945 prior to Yalta.
"No more let us falter! From Malta to Yalta. Let nobody alter!"
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P&O Arcadia348 viewsBuilt 1888.
Details.
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HMS Euphrates362 viewsIndian Trooper built 1866.PrefectFeb 17, 2015
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Racecourse Street, Saqqajja Hill, Rabat.404 viewsPrefectFeb 12, 2015
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Racing at Marsa380 viewsRacing Club History.PrefectFeb 12, 2015
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Musta370 viewsPrefectFeb 08, 2015
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Musta Church356 viewsPrefectFeb 08, 2015
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Mosta Church382 viewsPrefectFeb 06, 2015
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The Manderaggio427 viewsA hole dug in Valletta by the Order, intended as a dock but not completed, became a notorious slum until cleared in 1948 and replaced with Government housing.PrefectFeb 06, 2015
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HMS Tamar c1882363 viewsTroopship built 1863. Later hulked at Hong Kong where she was scuttled in 1941, her name transferring to the Naval Base.
Hibernia beyond.
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Viaduct at Wied il-Faħam near Gharghur373 viewsPrefectJan 31, 2015
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Mellieha Church397 viewsPrefectJan 31, 2015
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Bormla Street Scene404 viewsPrefectJan 27, 2015
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