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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

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The Robinson flat, Tigne Barracks, Malta, Fri 4th Aug 19891123 viewsI think it was called D Block2 commentsDavid Robinson
Tigne 19651122 viewsJohn (Flash) Moore, Paul (Quanger) Jenner, Cathy Johnstone, Jack Ferret.
Photo by Lynne Gregory.
Another one from the Alfriston Reunion Easter 19631120 viewsBack Row: Mike Hay, Ned Reubens, Bob Satterley, Jim McDermott, Rog Wilkin
Centre Row: Carol Mathews, Jean Miles, Linda Knapp, Ann Sladden
Horizontal Row: Robin Bowes
DofE Exped Cyprus 19681119 views Including Evan Potts, Martin Powell, Robert Ross & Mr Roy Tomlinson.Prefect
Spike1118 viewsMalcolm Hill3 commentsPrefect
Sliema Cafe Crowd1118 viewsRon Leeman, Lee Barraby, Kay Carberry, Tony Stackpoole, Stu Kirkwood, John Nicholas, Johnny Hart, Ian McGuire. 1 commentsronthecoolone
The Bursar's Farewell 1977/81116 viewsSue DovePrefect
Myself with Liz Hooley1114 views + another on the wall outside the tuck shop who I can't remember. Identify yourself!2 commentsronthecoolone
The Original Magic Kiosk1111 viewsThe film Naughty Marietta was released in 1935.Prefect
Lazaretto Creek 1959-601111 viewsWinter of 1959/1960. HMS Ausonia with alongside to right, HMS Lofoten (LST3027), a 108MSS Ton minesweeper (I think Leverton), HM Tug Brigand (A383) and Ford class launch. To the left the destroyer HMS Dainty (D108) and forward a Weapon Destroyer, probably HMS Crossbow (D96). Forward of these are three LCTs incl HMS Redoubt. To the left the two LSTs are Charles Macleod (ex LST3021) managed by British India Steam Navigation on behalf of the Army and behind it HMS Anzio (LST3003). The remainder of the large number of vessels formed part of the reserve fleet. Notice particularly open fields behind Gzira and Ta’ Xbiex.

More photos and info on Ausonia HERE
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Devonia1106 viewsHere is a Devonia 1966 slide, though I'm not sure where
(Probably Rhodes).
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Carol Morrison ©1103 viewsTaking photo of Miss Yule's plaque.
See Plaque.
Chief Scout signs sea scout's autograph book on TS Egmont1100 viewsjknight
this is me age around 11 - CHRIS FAUX1099 viewsthis was taken around the time i was in malta5 commentscfaux
Sue Kitson1096 views2 commentsronthecoolone
Girls Netball Team 19661094 viewsAnne Elliot and Pat Elliot top left and right respectively and Sally Rathmell, Gaynor Hamley and Jo Mogridge bottom row. Can you identify the three girls in the middle of the top row?2 commentsDugmore
The old Medical Block, Tigne Barracks, Wed 2nd Aug 19891093 viewsDavid Robinson
Tal Handaq in its prime1087 viewsAs a change from those awful bulldozer shots.
Anyone guess the date? From the trees and gardens, it seems to be after my time.
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3AG 19581083 views Bernard Goatley (rear left), Christopher Ruoff (leaning on the doorpost), Brian Fuller ( light shorts and dark pullover), Keith Tayton (spectacled).
Photo - Steve Martin via this site.
Names from Brian Fuller who also remembers other class members being - Kathleen Spilsbury, Deirdre Pike, Glenys Metherell, Graham Cake, Robert Smith, John Merriman, Bruce Love, Terence Whitter, Richard Dowling, Peter Franks, Anthony Mullen.
Keith Tayton remembers all the others and was able to recite the class register at the last Reunion in Bath.

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Anyone you know?1080 viewsPrefect
RADM Bellamy. Headmaster 1951 - 1954.1076 viewsWith members of Form 3A from 1951.
At the 2004 Reunion.
On The Roof1075 viewsBack row: Susan Cronin, Allison Bigden, Jennifer Cairns, Judith Newton, Carol Randall
Front row: Jane Henderson, Melanie Lusty, Jane Carver, Chris Bracey
On the roof at Tal Handaq not sure which year - 1962 or 1963?
Bryan & David Sanderson 1075 viewsOn a return visit in the early 70s.Prefect
In memory of Miss Jaqueline Yule 1908 – 19881071 viewsShe rests in the cemetery of St Lawrence Parish Church (Vittoriosa/Birgu) which is located in St Edward Street (Cottonera) between Fort Salvatore and St Edward’s College, opposite the rear of De La Salle College.
THN Google Map
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Dilwara1070 viewsgoing home 1953. Jeanette
5AG Christmas Party 19601069 viewsDavid Graham
Me on the extreme right,with John Melton in front (saw him last week). ? on my right, then Mike Shears, Mike Milne bending over. Susan Masters, Penny Woolcombe, Rosie (Fluff) Andrews in the white on the right. Chris Gibbins on the extreme left, with Mr Gallagher hidden to Chris's left.
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1066 viewsMargaret Macdougal, Ann Dennison, Brian Jackson, Allison Bigden, Moya Graham. I think at Delimara.1 commentsabigden
The end of the day, Grand Harbour 1959 ©1065 views10 commentsOldBat
Who Are They? 19661055 views4 commentsBrian Gunns
Probably 19591054 viewsSue Hills & Tricia Staff at the back.
Front - Pat Glover, Wendy Cox, Dawn Fear, Alexandra Batty, Eileen Beer, Carol Robinson, Pat Woolner , Pauline Green, Valerie Lawrence ....
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Hermes Squadrons at Hal Far 1966 ©1054 viewsBuccaneers of 809, and Sea Vixens of 892 Squadrons, disembarked from HMS Hermes, ashore at RNAS Hal Far dispersal.Kalabrat
Eve Priestly, John Guast, Hilary Paynter1053 viewsOutside Cellblock 4AG 1958.
Behind the bars, Sandra Carter.
From David Harvey
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