Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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A better shot of Lion in Marsamxett457 viewsPrefect
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Handley Page Hastings456 views3 commentsPrefect
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RFA Hebe456 viewsPrefect
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St Andrew's Barracks455 viewsEducation CentrePrefect
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Harbour Launch ©455 viewsAnd Visitors, Sliema Creek.Prefect
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Naval Hunters from FRADU454 viewsFRADU provides training for the Royal Navy, such as simulated attacks on Royal Navy ships and training air controllers and Airborne Early Warning (AEW) exercises.Prefect
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No 9 OMQ Kalafrana 1966 ©454 viewsHome in 1966/7, overlooking Kalafrana and Birzebbugia, now, alas, buried under a giant container port. The car is a VW Variant estate, bought new in Malta, free of purchase tax, and driven back to the UK via Sicily at the end of the posting.
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RFA Turmoil 453 viewsSalvage Tug of the Bustler class famed for her part in the Flying Enterprise saga of January 1952.
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Malta Story451 viewsMembers of 78 Wing RAAF on location for the filming of the movie 'Malta Story'. LAC M. Dunn (right) shows actors Alec Guinness (left), Anthony Steele and Muriel Pavlow the art of 'two up'.Prefect
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RFA Dewdale 1952451 viewsPrefect
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RAF Safi450 viewsPrefect
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HMS Burnaston 1960450 viewsWith a close up of Tigne Boom Defence area.Prefect
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RFA Sea Salvor450 viewsHastening to the aid of Star of Malta July 29 1955.Prefect
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HMS Wilkeston450 viewsPrefect
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Ancient 1948449 viewsBuilt 1915 as Veteran. Renamed 1918. Based Malta until sold in 1953.Prefect
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HMS Ranpura 1958449 viewsHer bell is at a church in Plymstock, here.Prefect
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Paradise Bay 1956 ©448 viewsSuccessfully refloated.
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RFA Bacchus 1938448 views7 commentsPrefect
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RFA Cherryleaf (3)447 viewsFreighting TankerPrefect
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Not HMS Pinafore447 viewsThe Governor 1950.Prefect
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Careful with my new staff car!447 viewsPrefect
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Kalafrana & Hal Far 1958447 viewsPrefect
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HMS Ramillies 1927446 viewsFrom an original photo by Anthony Pavia, 40 Ordnance St, Valletta
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HMS Hickleton 1957446 viewsPrefect
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HMS Tapir 1954445 viewsPrefect
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HMS Woolwich 1948445 viewsDestroyer Depot ShipPrefect
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Verdala Barracks North Gate ©445 viewsPrefect
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Whitehall Mansions Xmas 1949443 viewsWren Os and QARNNS Sisters.Prefect
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USS Nautilus 1960443 views1 commentsPrefect
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RFA Eaglesdale mid 50s442 views©Rex CooperPrefect
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HMS Sirius442 views©Chris Howell CollectionPrefect
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HMS Chequers 1945-6442 viewsPrefect
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