Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

 
 

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HMS Ramillies364 viewsOne of Ramillies' 15-inch guns has been preserved and can be seen at the Imperial War Museum in London.PrefectNov 25, 2013
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HMS Raglan c1915349 viewsAbercrombie class monitor. Sunk 1918. Wiki.PrefectNov 25, 2013
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RFA Montenol344 views Built Gray, West Hartlepool 1917. Dardanelles & Black Sea 1921 - 23, then Malta until 1932. Relieved by Cherryleaf and then in reserve until 1935. Fleet attendant at La Rochelle during Spanish Civil War and then Haifa and Alexandria. Torpedoed off West Africa 21 March 1942 en route Far East. Sunk by gunfire.PrefectNov 23, 2013
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Città di Alessandria360 viewsTirrenia LinePrefectNov 21, 2013
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Città di Messina296 viewsTirrenia LinePrefectNov 21, 2013
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HMS Resolution c1932338 viewsFrom Fr Michael & Ms Frankey Cole.PrefectNov 19, 2013
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Crane Lighter No.4 c1932428 viewsFrom Fr Michael & Ms Frankey Cole.2 commentsPrefectNov 19, 2013
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Jackie ? 19561051 views(from America)
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Mr Tom Knight - Staff 1951 - 1963521 viewsWith Mr&Mrs Shepheard and Mrs Joan Knight.PrefectNov 10, 2013
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HMS Dragon arriving today.351 viewsPhoto British High Commission.
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Type 12 Frigates 1960s319 viewsPrefectNov 08, 2013
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Vicky Baines, Robina Wellard, Marilyn Williams.775 viewsPrefectNov 02, 2013
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Mellieha - more recently © 391 viewsPete ShepheardPrefectNov 02, 2013
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Mellieha Bay c1959 © 376 viewsPete ShepheardPrefectNov 02, 2013
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The Barrel & Basket393 viewsTournedos Rossini & free local wine for 17/6!PrefectOct 30, 2013
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Whaler Trip April 6-9 1963 740 viewsSetting off from St Angelo Camber.
Photos from Brian Fuller/Jon Haylock.
The trip took four days in all and the first was spent in reaching up the coast to Paradise Bay where we camped for the night. On the second morning we sailed from Paradise Bay to Mgarr in Gozo via the South and North Comino Channels.
After lunch at Mgarr we reached down to Golden Bay where we said adios to Cdr. Des Clayes and camped for the night. On the third morning we were joined by Mr. McGillivray and Mr. Ratcliff and ran down to Benghisa Point (via Filfla) and then we pulled up to the R.A.F.S.C. at Marsaxlokk — a mere 11 miles. After a relatively peaceful night under a real roof, we tacked out of the bay to Delimara Point and then ran up the coast to Grand Harbour which we reached just after lunch.




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Whaler Trip April 6-9 1963845 viewsStanding:- Mr. R McGillivray Mr. P. Ratcliffe Lt.Cdr. Q. Des Clayes
Bill English Chris Dunn
Jeremy Salter Dave Hobden Keith Holmes Jon Haylock
Peter Mannering Geoff Dearden
John “Titch” Payne John Passmore (Skip K4) Brian Fuller (Skip K3) Tony Ashforth
How to sail whalers.

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Sheer Bastion c1959 © 424 viewsTugs Faithful & Director.
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Tigne Lido © 559 viewsPete Shepheard2 commentsPrefectOct 27, 2013
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Old King Cole c1953280 viewsNot a TH production but several TH names in the cast.PrefectOct 25, 2013
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Taking the car home 1961 ©344 viewsPete ShepheardPrefectOct 24, 2013
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Morris Oxford at Ramla Bay ©357 viewsPete ShepheardPrefectOct 24, 2013
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The School 19611074 views1 commentsPrefectOct 21, 2013
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The Shepheard Family 1958 - 1961788 views3 commentsPrefectOct 21, 2013
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Football at Manoel Island724 viewsLST Empire Curlew beyond.PrefectOct 18, 2013
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Pete Shepheard631 viewsWinning a race at Marsa.PrefectOct 18, 2013
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