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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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Admiral of the Fleet441 viewsLord Lewin of Greenwich.
Served in HMS Ashanti during Op Pedestal.
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HM dedicates the Siege Bell Memorial 1992485 viewsPhill Rose1 commentsPrefect
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Egmont Close 2008481 viewsJane Banks
The transformation continues.
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Egmont Close 2008437 viewsJane BanksPrefect
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Gharries 2008 near St Elmo424 viewsJane Banks
Just for the Tourists.
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Tigne Lido 2008648 viewsJane Banks
Now a Dive Centre. And the building goes on.
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A post war view of Dockyard Creek from Lascaris.600 viewsAnd that has to be the Verdala Palm or I'll eat my hat.1 commentsPrefect
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Customs House, Lascaris & The Upper Barracca 1954539 viewsPrefect
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Anchors at Anchor Bay. Early 1950s.803 viewsPhill Rose
The question is - How did they get there?
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The New Neighbours523 viewsZona Industrjali ta'HandaqPrefect
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Kitty Kola460 viewsMartin PowellPrefect
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The Kiosk mid 1950s618 viewsMalcolm Hill
St Anne's Square aka Eros/The Umbrellas/ Bubblegum Square?
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Laundrette at Marsaxlokk480 viewsMartin PowellPrefect
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Traditional farming at Xaghra407 viewsMartin PowellPrefect
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Marsa403 viewsLesley ColePrefect
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Mounted Police at Marsa413 viewsLesley ColePrefect
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Trotting at Marsa 1950s425 viewsLesley ColePrefect
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Britannia and the Fleet555 viewsLesley Cole
And a glimpse of the Star.
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Britannia527 viewsLesley Cole1 commentsPrefect
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our top flat in senglea 1957/60497 viewsAlexander BirtPrefect
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senglea promenade 2005429 viewsAlexander BirtPrefect
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senglea waterfront 2005385 viewsAlexander BirtPrefect
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the ferry approaching vittoriosa 1959450 viewsAlexander BirtPrefect
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upper barracca gardens 1959431 viewsAlexander BirtPrefect
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dockyard creek looking towards valetta with the ferry at the senglea jetty1959587 viewsAlexander BirtPrefect
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vittoriosa from senglea 2005397 viewsAlexander BirtPrefect
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Mystery?720 viewsWhere and when? Answers on a postcard.

(See comments).
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Entertainment 1952534 viewsParallel Street, Sliema.
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The Chalet at Ghar id-Dud490 viewsIn all its hand tinted glory.
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The Freedom Monument482 viewsFrom the front the figures of this monument outside St Lawrence's Church in Vittoriosa sadly disappear among the foliage!2 commentsOldBat
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The Freedom Monument from the back.513 viewsSilhouetted against the sky over Dockyard Creek, the monument depicts the farewell to the last British sailor to leave when the island gained its independence. (Date please someone!)2 commentsOldBat
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WW2 Commemoration 2005379 viewsJane BanksPrefect
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