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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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"Kalafrana here I come"404 viewsPrefect
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Brisbane Star404 viewsSurvivor of Op Pedestal 1942Prefect
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Trouble on the Buses again!404 viewsNew ticket system. And the tourists are being ripped off again. Times of Malta.1 commentsPrefect
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Star Postcard403 viewsPrefect
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Fordson Thames403 viewsIn the post 1995 livery.
537's Final Trip
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Troop Transport WW2403 views1723 was a Diamond with the name "St Paul".
During the war buses were placed under Government control and were liable to requisition.
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A More Recent Trip403 views2128 Departing HAFMED Floriana.
Daina Garage's pre-war Dodge having been rebuilt as a Bedford. (All very confusing!)
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Green Buses post 1977402 viewsSee the full story on the old buses here.2 commentsPrefect
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Working on the Railroad402 viewsVillambrosa, Msida 1882Prefect
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Kingsgate Terminus 1930s ©402 viewsFrom Peter Evans. Prefect
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Tram at Floriana400 viewsThe Tramway ran from 1905 - 1929.
Kingsgate - Hamrun -Three Cities - Birkirkara.
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No 4 Dock400 viewsBeing enlarged, 1962-4.Martin Powell
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A very old bus399 viewsPassing the Chalet a long time ago.Prefect
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Jason. Blue Funnel Line. 1963. ©399 viewsPrefect
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Kajjikk ©399 viewsFlat transomed fishing boat.
Wied iz-Zurrieq 1960s.
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Clan Ferguson Arriving399 viewsEither October 1941 or January 1942. Later sunk on Pedestal.Prefect
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Sant'Antonio 1930399 viewsColeiro Brothers' barquentine stranded at Catania.
The company pioneered the wine and tomato paste industries.
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New Road at Marsa 1975399 viewsNot quite open.Prefect
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RN Bedfords398 viewsThese are in Singapore but similar ones once served Tal Handak.Prefect
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398 views... some destinations are confusing. ©2 commentsPrefect
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The Bus Routes from 1955397 viewsSEE THEM ALL HERE
And for some excellent bus photos click here.
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Troopship Empire Clyde c1956397 views ©Rex Cooper
Cameronia. Later renamed Empire Clyde - 7515tons built 1920.
Scrapped in September 1957 at Newport, Monmouthshire, England.
Go here http://hmtships.googlepages.com/home to see that HMT does not stand for Her Majesty's Troopship.
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Città di Alessandria396 viewsTirrenia LinePrefect
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Mgarr at Mgarr394 viewsEntered service 1980.Prefect
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Bikes at the Ferry393 viewsPrefect
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Hillman Minx393 viewsVisiting Gozo around 1950.Prefect
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Florentia 1950393 viewsDeparted for Melbourne with 1232 emigrants, the largest number on one ship, on December 16.Prefect
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Morris Oxford at Ramla Bay ©393 viewsPete ShepheardPrefect
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All together now ....392 viewsPrefect
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Hold very tightly please! ©392 viewsTransport of delight 1959.John Kirby
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Attard Station391 viewsPrefect
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Queen of Peace390 viewsGozo freight ferry 1960s.Prefect
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