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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


Last additions - Before Our Time
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Bormla Street Scene451 viewsPrefectJan 27, 2015
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Birchircara Street Scene434 viewsPrefectJan 27, 2015
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Hydraulic Dock, Msida.423 viewsIn use from 1873. See also.PrefectJan 21, 2015
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Edwardian Rabat408 viewsPrefectJan 21, 2015
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Simonds - Farsons but not yet Cisk418 viewsFrom 1929 following the merger with L. Farrugia & Sons (alias 'Farsons') until 1948 when further merged with the Malta Export Brewery which was owned by a bank founded by Giuseppe"Iċ-Ċisk" Scicluna.2 commentsPrefectJan 06, 2015
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Just Simonds312 viewsPrior to 1929.PrefectJan 06, 2015
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The Old Church Birchircara400 viewsDamaged in the 1856 earthquake.PrefectJan 01, 2015
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Pieta Creek394 viewsPrefectDec 31, 2014
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Barracca Garrison Chapel & School490 viewsBuilt by RE 1856. Later St George Garrison Church. Now the Stock Exchange.

The crypt later used for the Pit.
4 commentsPrefectDec 27, 2014
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Hondok ir-Rummien390 viewsQuarrying stone for the Grand Harbour Breakwaters early 1900s.
And a tranquil Blue Lagoon.
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Ghajn Dwieli Docks368 viewsUnder construction 1899 - 1907.PrefectDec 26, 2014
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Ghajn Dwieli Docks367 viewsUnder construction 1899 - 1907.PrefectDec 26, 2014
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Tigne Barracks - Guardroom452 viewsPostcard.
The clock tower (but not the clock) has survived the redevelopment - here.
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Tigne Barracks - Football547 viewsPostcard6 commentsPrefectDec 18, 2014
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HMS Alexandra c1886321 viewsAs Flagship of the CinC HRH The Duke of Edinburgh.PrefectDec 15, 2014
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Molino a Vento431 viewsOn St Michael's Bastion overlooking a very undeveloped Ta'Xbiex & Gzira.PrefectDec 11, 2014
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Queen Elizabeth & Valiant341 viewsParlatorio Wharf 1926.PrefectDec 05, 2014
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HMS Devonshire c 1938310 viewsPrefectDec 01, 2014
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HMS Victoria 1865320 viewsThe last wooden first-rate three-decked ship of the line. Wiki.PrefectNov 30, 2014
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Marsamuscetto Street353 viewsPrefectNov 15, 2014
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Pieta Undated390 viewsPrefectNov 06, 2014
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HMS Anson 1943312 viewsOperation Husky.PrefectOct 31, 2014
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Blue Grotto363 viewsWith a British Seagull. Postcard.PrefectOct 03, 2014
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Water Polo Fleet Final 1929813 viewsPrefectAug 14, 2014
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HMS Argonaut 1944376 viewsPrefectJun 14, 2014
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HMS Royal Oak c1937367 viewsPrefectJun 12, 2014
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French Creek 1880s402 viewsPrefectJun 06, 2014
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HMS Warspite 1938393 viewsPrefectJun 05, 2014
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HMS Duncan 1912360 viewsPrefectMay 31, 2014
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Guardamangia Hill 1901454 viewsVilla Guardamangia left, Villa Zammit right.PrefectMay 23, 2014
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Officers' Quarters - Dockyard Terrace 1880s799 viewsR.EllisPrefectMay 08, 2014
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HMS Emperor of India 1923392 viewsPrefectMay 05, 2014
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