Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

 
 

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Empire Comfort 1948177 viewsCastle Class Corvette (York Castle), completed as Rescue Ship and later used as Army Transport.PrefectNov 29, 2014
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CCF at St Angelo 1975701 viewsPrefectNov 25, 2014
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Farsons Advertising293 viewsPrefectNov 24, 2014
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Farsons Advertising283 viewsPrefectNov 24, 2014
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Ghar id-Dud & Qui-si-Sana367 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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LSL Sir Lancelot183 viewsUnder British India management prior to transferring to RFA in 1970.PrefectNov 18, 2014
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Marsamuscetto Street277 viewsPrefectNov 15, 2014
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RFA Fort Dunvegan263 viewsPhoto possibly 1948. Built as VSIS by Burrard Drydock in 1944. Managed Ellerman. Laid up 1946-8. RFA service from 1951 as store carrier and "flagship". Coronation Review in 1953 then Malta run until 1960 when she went Far East as AirSIS, reverting to NS/VSIS in 1961. Scrapped Kaohsiung 1968.2 commentsPrefectNov 13, 2014
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RNH Bighi379 viewsPrefectNov 12, 2014
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RNH Bighi338 viewsPrefectNov 12, 2014
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LST Humphrey Gale 1956183 viewsFormerly HMS LST 3509.
Army LSTs.
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RASCV Snowden Smith 1948196 viewsFormerly HMS LST 3028.
Army LSTs.
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RFA Fort Duquesne 1951200 viewsWith early aviation facilities.PrefectNov 10, 2014
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Pieta Undated298 viewsPrefectNov 06, 2014
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HMS Anson 1943226 viewsOperation Husky.PrefectOct 31, 2014
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Recent Meeting in London486 viewsEvan Potts, Christine Liddy and Rick Ball.PrefectOct 28, 2014
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HMS Amethyst 1950205 viewsPrefectOct 28, 2014
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RFA Plumleaf184 viewsPrefectOct 26, 2014
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St Luke's 1950391 viewsProbably RFA Nasprite at left.1 commentsPrefectOct 24, 2014
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Bryan & David Sanderson 898 viewsOn a return visit in the early 70s.PrefectOct 11, 2014
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Blue Grotto266 viewsWith a British Seagull. Postcard.PrefectOct 03, 2014
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Morris Commercial LC5 452 viewsRoyal Mail van donated to Maltapost by the Postal Heritage Trust of the UK. Independent.PrefectSep 25, 2014
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HMS Hampshire201 viewsPrefectSep 23, 2014
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Lots of Naval Boats325 views2 commentsPrefectSep 17, 2014
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HMS Stubborn185 viewsStubborn survived the Second World War and was sunk on 30 April 1946 as an ASDIC target off Malta.PrefectSep 17, 2014
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HMS Sturdy 1952200 viewsPrefectSep 16, 2014
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HMS Sentinel c1959262 viewsPassing HMS Eagle.PrefectSep 12, 2014
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HMS Scorcher 1947253 views2 commentsPrefectSep 11, 2014
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HMS Chieftain 1946209 viewsPrefectSep 09, 2014
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HMS Cheviot 1946215 viewsPrefectSep 07, 2014
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HMS Childers 1953224 viewsPrefectSep 03, 2014
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HMS Chequers239 viewsNew in 1945.PrefectAug 30, 2014
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