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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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Harbour Hotel SPB404 viewsPostcard. First stage redevelopment.
Gillieru history.
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Ta'Xbiex & Lazaretto Creek435 viewsPostcard1 commentsPrefect
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Spinola420 viewsPostcardPrefect
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The obliteration of Tigne continues639 viewsMartin Powell7 commentsPrefect
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Paradise Bay Hotel434 viewsIn one of several incarnations before the ferry terminal moved from Marfa. Prefect
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Dinghies in Marsamxett462 viewsSwordfish left. Name the others.1 commentsPrefect
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Pieta Boat House 1970s429 viewsNow reported to be a restaurant.Prefect
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Marsascala395 viewsI think, probably 1970s.Prefect
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St Angelo former whaler pool 2009440 viewsThe Admiral's barge rather modest now. Martin Powell
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Balluta453 views1 commentsSheila Evans
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Grand Harbour418 views1 commentsSheila Evans
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The Green Hut658 views2 commentsSheila Evans
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Kingsway545 views3 commentsSheila Evans
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Rockyvale768 views5 commentsSheila Evans
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Paradise Bay479 views1 commentsSheila Evans
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Paradise Bay450 views1 commentsSheila Evans
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Postcard 1950s568 viewsNo need to say where.Prefect
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Military Bay483 viewsPostcard. Probably pre-war or late 40s.Prefect
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Tea at Ghajn Tuffieha 1960575 viewsThe Gerrards showing visitors the sights.Prefect
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The Hotel at Ghajn Tuffieha509 viewsOriginally Riviera, later Martinique.
Surprisingly undeveloped but allegedly on the market.com
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Ghajn Tuffieha & Military Bay506 viewsNone of the Golden nonsense!
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Fond Ghadir Kiosk523 viewsI promise this is the last one!2 commentsPrefect
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Fond Ghadir from GoogleEarth475 views2 commentsPrefect
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Fond Ghadir Today423 viewsWith an even newer Tower Palace Hotel on the corner of Tower Road with Windsor Terrace & Stella Maris Street.Prefect
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Fond Ghadir Again515 viewsShowing a new Tower Palace Hotel. Date unknown.Prefect
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Fond Ghadir c1968636 viewsSurfside Bar & Meadowbank Hotel which seems to have had a facelift.3 commentsPrefect
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Fond Ghadir 1964916 viewsPostcard. Across from the Meadowbank.
Translation may be "bottom pool" or "deep pool". Other offers welcome.
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The real Ghadira Bay572 views7 commentsPrefect
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Pumpkins & Mellieha Bay some time ago441 viewsThere is a recent fashion to call it Ghadira Bay which according to some maps is across on the other coast.1 commentsPrefect
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The Rising Sun at Marsaxlokk547 viewsPrefect
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47 Egmont Close623 viewsThis is where No 47 Egmont Close used to be! It had a long balcony from which I used to launch waterbombs on unsuspecting pedestrians on the street below!3 commentsJohn Kirby
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Egmont Close where are you?!544 viewsTaken on 18th July 2009 this is what was Egmont Close where I lived at No 47 in 1959-1963. It's now an extensive development of Apartments but my fond memories are no doubt part of the foundations!John Kirby
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