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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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39 Squadron, RAF LUQA728 viewsThis may be optimistic at a file size of 216kb, but if you can zoom in enough there may be one or two fathers that can be recognised.1 commentsIvan
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Mystery?727 viewsWhere and when? Answers on a postcard.

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Tigne Point April 2010.727 viewsTigne Development project.April 2010.10 commentsjane banks
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Malta Protestant College, Balluta c1849. ( 1843? -1865)727 viewsRead here.
Later St Ignatius (Jesuit) College 1877 - 1907.
Hence St Ignatius Junction and Old College Hill.
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Lido at Manoel Is. ©724 viewsMalcolm ShyklesPrefect
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100th Minesweeper Sqn. off Grand Harbour 1960/61724 viewsFeint pic but a rarity. They are HMS Appleton, Upton, Wolverton & Yarnton 3 commentsdeco.rise
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Xlendi723 views3 commentsPrefect
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Kalafrana 1933723 views1 commentsPrefect
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Spinola 1870723 viewsThe statue of St Julian is still there.Prefect
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The Ferry - Then & Now722 viewsPrefect
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Sliema Convenience722 views2 commentsPrefect
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RAF Luqa722 viewsOfficers Mess Committee.
Now at the Ta Qali Museum.
Lots of RAF photos HERE
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HMS Tiger off Malta, Spring 1960 ©721 viewsShot taken from a tug by myself after having a day at sea on a Naval Exercise, together with HMS Ark Royal & HMS Scorpion ( pics available )3 commentsdeco.rise
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Xlendi 1960720 views© John Gardiner4 commentsPrefect
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Dragonara Palace c1910720 viewsBefore Paceville was thought of.Prefect
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RAF 60ft General Service Pinnace Mk.II 1366 720 views © Edgar Vella. Marsamxett about 1968.
More about them here.
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Blackley's Bakery Pieta720 viewsPlanning Application Aprroved.Prefect
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HMS Victorious 1966719 viewsPrefect
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The Robinson family on the balcony of our flat in Tigne719 viewsWhat great views we had from this balcony over Sliema harbour; sometimes we would sleep in hammocks on the balconyDavid Robinson
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Winch engine - ripe for restoration.719 viewsBut diesel not steam, sorry folks.3 commentsMartin Powell
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Salvage 1950718 viewsRFA Sea Salvor, RFA Dispenser (left) & SV Retrieve raising the Breconshire.
She was towed to Trieste and scrapped.
Video Clip but no sound. (Refreshing your page a couple of times will often skip the adverts).
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Another View of the Ferry717 viewsAnd the neoclassical Police Station.
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HMS Cockade 1958717 viewsPrefect
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"The Umbrellas"716 views7 commentsPrefect
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The King715 viewsLanding by Pinnace from HMS Aurora June 1943.
See the Film
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Tigne Barracks 1965715 viewsBoathouse & slipway from our balcony.1 commentsDavid Robinson
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Entrance to Tigne Barracks, guardhouse on left,Tue 1st Aug 1989715 viewsDavid Robinson
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My then boyfriend Joe's car, not very affectionately known as 'the orange Anglia"!715 views©5 commentsOldBat
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Another one fails to make the turn!714 viewsEnriPrefect
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RNH Mtarfa is now a school713 viewsJane Banks
Named after Sir Themistocles Zammit who was also involved with brucellosis.
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Lascaris Comcen ©712 viewsMemoirs of an Inmate.
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Upper Strait Street ©710 viewsThe reputed home of the School Club2 commentsPrefect
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