Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

 
 

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John Attard397 viewsIn attendance on HMS Trafalgar.
Over the years he served many ships including HMS Chequers in 1949. (Also seen at right here.) If anyone has the photo of his dghajsa with Royal passengers, please contact his grandson Keith Attard at ktyson12@hotmail.com
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Tigne Barracks - in later years.764 views7 commentsPrefect55555
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The Harbours c 1970548 viewsPrefect55555
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Tigne & Sliema Creek904 viewsPostcard. After the Army & Navy had gone.5 commentsPrefect55555
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A Tigne Cave766 viewsToo wet for me to proceed further.16 commentsPrefect55555
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Manoel Island693 viewsFootball pitches but not a warship in sight.Prefect55555
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David Michael Gerrard 1946-2016 (aka Prefect)1254 viewsMy very very sad task to report David's passing on Sunday 17 January. THN Webmaster, Scholar, Sea Captain, Falklands Veteran, Friend and all round Good Bloke, he has gone to stand at the back of the big Assembly in the sky (or is it Detention?). Sahha xbien.

Dave seen here in his role as honorary member of TH ladies-who-lunch (Exeter) club, Sept 2015.

Funeral to take place at 3pm Tuesday 2nd Feb, Weston Mill Crematorium, Plymouth PL2 2EP (easy access from A38).

Please feel free to write tributes below, they can be printed out for the day.
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Mellieha at Twilight418 viewsPrefect55555
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The Torpedo Depot, Msida Creek808 viewsOriginally built in 1855 as the P&O Coal Stores, the Depot closed in 1964 having looked after the sweepers in its final years.Prefect55555
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HMS Layburn ©789 viewsFrom 1969 - 1973, the last RN ship at Malta. Replaced by RMAS Garganey.
©Chris Howell Collection.
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Winch Room930 viewsRail tracks misaligned with doorway confirming suggestion of earlier use? Brennan Torpedo?12 commentsPrefect55555
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Map of Tigne Barracks c1970600 viewsPrefect55555
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1B1 Miss Shone's Class, 1976 or 19752116 viewsSue Dove
When girls were girls and boys were yucky!!!
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Form 2C / 3C circa 1976450 viewsI'm 2nd from right top row. 4th from right top row is Gary and to his left is Billy Mac (MacDonald) I think it is Steve Fairclough 7th from right top row and to his left a lad called xxxx Gleeson or similar. I cannot recall any of the girls' names, didn't seem important when I was 12!Dez Foster55555
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Safi Youth Club 1978759 viewsHeidi Hipperson and Debbie Smeeton2 commentsKevin Perkin55555
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Ghar id-Dud & Qui-si-Sana385 viewsLate 40s or early 50s. With a view of the Union Club which is now lost behind high rises.Prefect55555
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Morris Commercial LC5 468 viewsRoyal Mail van donated to Maltapost by the Postal Heritage Trust of the UK. Independent.Prefect55555
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RAF Luqa 1948574 views2 commentsPrefect55555
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RAF Luqa Primary 552 viewsPrefect55555
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Johnnie's Bar - Mosta586 viewsSeems popular. 8 commentsPrefect55555
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The Students715 viewsat the Dockyard Club Summer 1961
- Robin Bowes, Bob Satterley, Ned Reubens, Rog Wilkin
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Miss Kernahan's photo of Verdala staff 1959 © 629 viewsInstructor Commander L. G. Brooks, M.B.E., R.N.
4A1 Mr. P. Ross 4A2 Miss A. Rowe 4B1 Mrs. D. Steele 4B2 Miss L. Candey 4C Mr. J. Ousbey 3A Mr, D, Jenkins 3B Miss S. Horton 3C1 Miss D. Butter 3C2 Miss E. McMeeking 3D Mrs. W. Preston 2A Mrs. L. Farrugia 2B Miss G. Stinston 2C Mr. R. Carrell 2D1 Miss D. Hodgson 2D2 Miss N. Roberts 1A Miss J. Watson 1B Miss B. Kernahan 1C Mrs. P. Allen ID Miss J. Billard 1E Mr. M. Birch
Rec. Mr. W. Willsher Mrs. R. Richards
I1 Miss A Batty I2 Mrs M Davies I3 Miss P Lee I4 Mrs I Keane I5 Miss W Townend I6 Miss K Burke I7 Miss P. Holwood I8 Miss G. M. Stideford I9 Mrs. P. Beech I10 Mr. A. Gee I11 Mrs. N. Farr I12 Mrs. E. Roberts. Secretary — Mrs. S. E. Boyce
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Carol Morrison ©1048 viewsTaking photo of Miss Yule's plaque.
See Plaque.
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Adrian Worley 1952-20041464 viewsTaken at the Farnborough reunion 1999. Adrian took his own life in Jan 2004 after a long history of health problems, which were not helped by his service in Bosnia.1 commentsMartin Powell55555
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Class 1A 1976-71339 viewsBack - Mark Judd, Andrew Morse, xxx, xxx,William Geddis, George x, Jeremy Starling,
Middle - Stew Johnson, Kevin McGlone (me), xxx, Monique Noort, Tanya xxx, Mark Bennett, xxx
Front - Lorraine xxx, Helen Winter-Goodwin, cxx, Trudy Curtis, Mr Mulholland, Michelle Mannickham, xxx, Jane xxx, xxx

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HMS Blackpool 1966530 viewsPrefect55555
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Tigne School, Tue 1st Aug 1989 ©705 views4 commentsDavid Robinson55555
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Tigne Church behind the School, Wed 2nd Aug 1989696 viewsDavid Robinson55555
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The Robinson flat, Tigne Barracks, Malta, Fri 4th Aug 19891063 viewsI think it was called D Block2 commentsDavid Robinson55555
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The old Medical Block, Tigne Barracks, Wed 2nd Aug 19891064 viewsDavid Robinson55555
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The old Bofors park, Tigne Barracks, Malta, Fri 4th Aug 19891682 viewsDavid Robinson55555
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front of C Block, Tigne, Tue 1st Aug 1989645 views1 commentsDavid Robinson55555
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