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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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Tigne front about 1959. Taken by my Joe from a chopper. He had a flat in Caledonia Mansions, one of the big blocks on the front.545 views3 commentsOldBat
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Msida Creek545 viewsVacated by the Navy but not yet filled with yachts. Late 60s - early 1970s?1 commentsPrefect
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Something happening at No.1 Dock ©545 views85% financed by the EU Cohesion Fund.4 commentsPrefect
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Castille Square ©544 views"Hearts just as pure and fair, May beat in Castille Square, As in the lowly air of Tal Handaq" - Iolanthe 1962.Prefect
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Entertainment 1952544 viewsParallel Street, Sliema.
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Fond Ghadir 2010543 viewsSurfside has grown a bit.Prefect
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Dockyard Creek 1954 © 543 viewsSpa Class water boat left.
Photo James Donald Bamber.
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Msida Roundabout543 viewsFrom a 1958 Calendar.
Two Sliemas and a Mostabus.
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Paradise Hotel at Golden Bay -1966 © 543 views1 commentsDugmore
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Fleur de Lis Roundabout 2007542 views2 commentsPrefect
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The Rising Sun at Marsaxlokk542 viewsPrefect
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The Arnold Family542 viewsRegular Sunday outing to Armier Bay, c 1938.
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St Luke's 1953542 views1 commentsPrefect
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Pieta Creek 1960s541 viewsRFA Fort Duquesne and RASC launches.Prefect
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Snap!541 viewsMy Dad's Hillman Minx 26457.2 commentsPrefect
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The Magic Kiosk541 views1 commentsPrefect
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Sur Fons Street before the name change to Triq Alphonse Maria Galea.540 views1 commentsjane banks
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St Paul's Bay from Wardija540 views2 commentsPrefect
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Kingsway539 views3 commentsSheila Evans
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View from winch room539 viewsWhat ran on the tracks? Brennan Torpedo ammo?4 commentsMartin Powell
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The Hilton & Spinola539 viewsLate 1960sPrefect
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Bighi at Sunset ©538 viewsOldBat
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Ta'Xbiex538 viewsSite of the HM Dockyard Children's School 1946 - 7.
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... Not like in the good old days!538 viewsMdina 1960 ©Prefect
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The Phoenicia c 1950538 viewsAnd the statue of Grand Master Vilhena which has been moved.Prefect
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Egmont Close was here ! 2006 ©537 viewsPreparing for new luxury apartments.
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Supper for USS Threadfin537 viewsA dinner which my parents attended at the dockyard? The sub USS Threadfin was in for propeller repairs in January 1960. The US guy is George Millard Allen Jnr, Lieutenant junior grade, front right. Poking her head round is my mum Joyce Day, same side sitting is Elsie Murgatroyd. Can't remember any others. any siblings recognise their parents?
I was able to tour the sub whilst in dry dock - no photos!
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"Fort" Cambridge, Tigne (Cambridge Battery)536 viewsDevelopment taking place to within a few inches. October 2009. Compare with the advertising poster.Martin Powell
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Dragonara Palace Casino 1967536 viewsMartin Powell
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Regatta spectators, Senglea535 views© Phill RosePrefect
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Morris Minor 1950s535 viewsCould this be the same car that is parked on Tower Road ? jane banks
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St Luke's 1950535 viewsProbably RFA Nasprite at left.1 commentsPrefect
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