Tal-Handaq Nostalgia

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


Then & Now


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Royal Visit 1954


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Naval & Military


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Transport


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Before Our Time


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Last comments - Malta
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SNSO Naval Stores / Dockyard Technical College115 viewsThe metal buildings were used by SNSO after WW2, and later as classrooms by the Dockyard College.

See also this one
1 commentsderrick calver04/28/23 at 12:09derrick calver: As well as the Dockyard during the 1950s SNSO had...
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SNSO Naval Stores Office 1942109 viewsSNSO Malta after bombing April 1942

Photo : Imperial War Museum
1 commentsderrick calver04/28/23 at 11:59derrick calver: For anyone interested in Malta can I recommend The...
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Before Egmont Close266 viewsThis is a photo taken in 1915/6 of St Ignatius Military Hospital by Richard Ellis. You are looking along what would become St Ignatius Junction towards Balluta Bay. Egmont Close would be built on the right of this photo.2 commentsderrick calver11/23/22 at 17:32derrick calver: No the church on the righthand side of the main bu...
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Before Egmont Close266 viewsThis is a photo taken in 1915/6 of St Ignatius Military Hospital by Richard Ellis. You are looking along what would become St Ignatius Junction towards Balluta Bay. Egmont Close would be built on the right of this photo.2 commentsderrick calver11/23/22 at 14:39mikew: It looks like this hospital site would eventually ...

Last additions - Malta
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A warm view for winter75 viewsAdmiralty harbour launch (aka pinnace colloquially though incorrectly) from Bighi or St Angelo to Custom House

Photo : David Woolfenden (Verdala 1960s)
adminJan 09, 2024
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Christmas lights outside Valletta 202390 views.... with Triton fountain

Photo : Malcolm Zammit (aka Maussie group on Facebook, he posts lots of Malta info and photos there, even though living in Oz).
adminDec 23, 2023
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The Good, the Bad, the Ugly : Malta on UK tv, Jan 202460 viewsTV for Jan 2024
Channel 5 in UK starting Thursday 4 January. For the uninitiated France was moved to Malta for Mme Blanc (cheesy stories though).
adminDec 17, 2023
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More boats at Hay Wharf 1950s-60s32 viewsLeft to right 1.Swordfish (15): 2.possibly International 14 (K denotes GB/UK): 3.unknown with C sail emblem and pointed canoe stern, probable fixed keel judging from tiller going through hull. Another one beyond it unrigged. Ideas welcome.adminNov 05, 2023

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