Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

 
 

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John Attard289 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.636 views7 commentsPrefect55555
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The Harbours c 1970453 viewsPrefect55555
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Tigne & Sliema Creek599 viewsPostcard. After the Army & Navy had gone.5 commentsPrefect55555
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A Tigne Cave583 viewsToo wet for me to proceed further.16 commentsPrefect55555
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Manoel Island588 viewsFootball pitches but not a warship in sight.Prefect55555
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David Michael Gerrard 1946-2016 (aka Prefect)830 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 Twilight306 viewsPrefect55555
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The Torpedo Depot, Msida Creek701 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 ©680 viewsFrom 1969 - 1973, the last RN ship at Malta. Replaced by RMAS Garganey.
©Chris Howell Collection.
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Winch Room782 viewsRail tracks misaligned with doorway confirming suggestion of earlier use?12 commentsPrefect55555
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Map of Tigne Barracks c1970500 viewsPrefect55555
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1B1 Miss Shone's Class, 1976 or 19751862 viewsSue Dove
When girls were girls and boys were yucky!!!
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Morris Commercial LC5 322 viewsRoyal Mail van donated to Maltapost by the Postal Heritage Trust of the UK. Independent.Prefect55555
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RAF Luqa 1948437 views2 commentsPrefect55555
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The Students531 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 © 512 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 ©931 viewsTaking photo of Miss Yule's plaque.
See Plaque.
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Adrian Worley 1952-20041274 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 1976-71148 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 1966442 viewsPrefect55555
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Tigne School, Tue 1st Aug 1989 ©526 views4 commentsDavid Robinson55555
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Tigne Church behind the School, Wed 2nd Aug 1989596 viewsDavid Robinson55555
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The Robinson flat, Tigne Barracks, Malta, Fri 4th Aug 1989917 viewsI think it was called D Block2 commentsDavid Robinson55555
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The old Medical Block, Tigne Barracks, Wed 2nd Aug 1989951 viewsDavid Robinson55555
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The old Bofors park, Tigne Barracks, Malta, Fri 4th Aug 19891563 viewsDavid Robinson55555
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front of C Block, Tigne, Tue 1st Aug 1989527 views1 commentsDavid Robinson55555
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Entrance to Tigne Barracks, guardhouse on left,Tue 1st Aug 1989565 viewsDavid Robinson55555
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Tigne School, Malta, Mon 7th Aug 1989 ©1026 views4 commentsDavid Robinson55555
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Tigne Barracks 1965553 viewsBoathouse & slipway from our balcony.1 commentsDavid Robinson55555
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Sliema Creek with LSTs457 viewsFrom our balcony 1964.1 commentsDavid Robinson55555
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HMS Victorious 1966599 viewsPrefect55555
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