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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

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The latest colour scheme ©229 viewsThough many are still in Arriva colours.Prefect
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RFA Eddycliff 1955228 viewsLots more Eddys here.Prefect
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HMS Chameleon 1947228 viewsAlgerine ClassPrefect
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HMS Stubborn227 viewsStubborn survived the Second World War and was sunk on 30 April 1946 as an ASDIC target off Malta.Prefect
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HMS Michael 1954227 viewsAlgerine ClassPrefect
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HMS Pickle 1946227 viewsAlgerine ClassPrefect
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HMS Fly 1945226 viewsAlgerine Class.Prefect
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Suggestions for ship names welcome..... 226 viewsSC-UK
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225 viewsMum Dad and Andrewjimjoyner1
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HMS Antares 1946225 viewsAlgerine ClassPrefect
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Philip and Louis play polo225 viewsCharles and Anne accompanied the Queen to watch their father play polo at the Marsa polo ground. HRH played for the Navy team against the Army for the Rundle Cup and scored once.

HM presented the Cup to Admiral Mountbatten and trophies to the other seven players.
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Malta v England 3 June 2000225 viewsEngland 2 : Malta 1
At Ta Qali stadium

Improving

See MATCH REPORT
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Enterprises at MGSC, games afternoon 1967225 viewsNote the yacht moored to the buoy on the right - the Lucette. Read her famous story HERE and watch the film (names changed) HERE

Photo : Jill Thackray
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Empire Comfort 1948224 viewsCastle Class Corvette (York Castle), completed as Rescue Ship and later used as Army Transport.Prefect
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Empire Shelter 1949224 viewsCastle Class Corvette (Barnard Castle), completed as Rescue Ship and later used as Army Transport.Prefect
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HMS Mutine 1945224 viewsAlgerine ClassPrefect
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Army Children's School St Andrew's223 viewsSt Andrew's Army School.
Swimming Certificate Third Class.
Headmaster Mr A.S.D.Watson.
Military Brat
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HMS Arcturus 1945222 viewsAlgerine ClassPrefect
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HMS Melita 1946222 viewsAlgerine ClassPrefect
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Babes in the Wood 1950220 viewsAnn Ross-MacDonald
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HMS Circe 1945220 viewsAlgerine ClassPrefect
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HMS Espiegle 1947220 viewsAlgerine ClassPrefect
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Destroyers in line ahead escorting Britannia219 viewsSuggestions for ship names welcome..... SC-UK
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218 viewsMe brother Andrew (in the middle) and friend Ralphjimjoyner1
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HMS Liberty 1945217 viewsAlgerine ClassPrefect
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217 viewsHM the Queen and TRHs Prince Philip, Princess Anne and Prince Charles in a special enclosure on Britannia's bridge.SC-UK
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Verdala reunion group Oct 2018217 viewsOn the top deck of Fort St Angelo.

L-R Russ (K) Eileen Butler (now Snell), Brian (K), Lisa (K), Liz McMeeking (now Mardel) - (OldBat), Pauline Hargreaves (now Mendez), Shelagh & Richard Butler, self, Grahame Cain, Ambrose (K).

(K = Klingon)
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Aerial plan mid-60s217 viewsNorth is right

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Key : 1. Block 11 - Dining Hall & Galley
2. Block 11 - 6th form
3. Old Music Room / Careers Room / sometime L6th common room
4. Block 12 Classrooms
5. Block 12 Classrooms
6. Language Lab
7. Caretaker's Store
8. Tuck Shop
9. Science Block (13)
10. Block 1 Classrooms & Biology Lab
11. Block 2 Classrooms
12. Incinerator
13. Classrooms? (Possibly toilets but wrong colour)
14. Block 3 Classrooms
15. Block 4 Classrooms
16. Block 5 Classrooms
17. Block 6 Classrooms & Metalwork / Tech Drawing
18. Block 14 Classrooms & Shorthand / Typing
19. Boys’ Toilets
20. Block 15 Classrooms
21. Library
22. Block 16 Classrooms
23. Girls’ Toilets & Showers
24. Hall
25. Boiler Room
26. New Music Room
27. Gymnasium & Showers
28. Netball / Tennis Court
29. Woodwork Block (7)
30. Groundsmen's Store
31. The "Field"
32. Art Block (8)
33. Art & Craft Block (9)
34. Block 10 Classrooms
35. Admin Block
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HMS Clinton 1945216 viewsAlgerine ClassPrefect
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HMS Moon 1946216 viewsAlgerine ClassPrefect
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HMS Pelorus 1946216 viewsAlgerine ClassPrefect
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In civvies216 viewsWhither away? Photos of all official trips ashore have HRH in uniform.SC-UK
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