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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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Villas Sunshine & Seafoam. Ta'Xbiex.651 viewsOnce the home of the RN School. (and the Triggs)1 commentsPrefect
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Summer View over Ta'Qali to Mosta580 viewsPrefect
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Ghajn Tuffieha (again) 1970s487 viewsPrefect
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The Main Guard 1960450 viewsMounting of the Guard ceased in 1962.Prefect
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Floriana497 viewsWith buses in the old coloursPrefect
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St Julians 1960s ©515 viewsPrefect
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Naval Families Clinic Sliema613 viewsJust a facade1 commentsPrefect
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Paradise Bay Hotel 1970s520 viewsPrefect
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Porte des Bombes 1960s470 viewsPrefect
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Peter's Pool492 viewsPrefect
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Xlendi 2006438 viewsPrefect
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Barracca Lift photographed in 1963 in full colour !926 viewsThis lift was completed in 1905. It ceased to operate in 1973 and was dismantled in 1983.
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The 'Jukebox' Balluta mid 60s ©632 viewsNames please to
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The Grand Harbour Regatta 2006453 viewsA Maltese tradition sadly not for much longer.
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Mellieha Bay mid 60s556 views© Jane BanksPrefect
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Balluta Bay. Neptune Water Polo Club 1950554 viewsThe Neptune Club which celebrated its 75th year in 2005 now has a Dive Centre and Lido.
Note Dragonara Casino in the distance.

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Going ashore487 viewsCopyright © Phill RosePrefect
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Regatta early 50s521 views© Phill RosePrefect
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Regatta476 views© Phill RosePrefect
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Regatta spectators, Senglea529 views© Phill RosePrefect
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The Grand Harbour Regatta 2006447 views© Jane Banks
Not so many dghajsa races nowadays.
The outboard engines killed the sport !
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Attard 1950s502 views© Phill RosePrefect
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Dockyard Launch Trip520 viewsTo St Paul's Bay
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Ghajn Tuffieha 1950511 viewsPhill RosePrefect
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Mysterious Underwater Activity519 viewsAt Military Bay
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Messing about in boats482 views© Phill RosePrefect
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Military Bay552 viewsEarly 50s
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Egmont Close was here ! 2006 ©518 viewsPreparing for new luxury apartments.
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Egmont Close was here ! 2006 ©506 viewsOnly 1 block of flats remain standing !
Jane Banks used to live here '56-'58.
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The New Egmont Close 2006.483 viewsPrefect
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The Original Green Hut '52 ©585 viewsJane Banks aged 5 years ! Prefect
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'Greasy Pole' 1950 Balluta Bay ©625 viewsThis was so exciting to watch - Jane Banks.1 commentsPrefect
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