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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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


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Police Escort ©367 viewsFor another Ambassador leaving the Palace in the same Austin Princess.2 commentsPrefect
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Was this your School Bus?367 views3 commentsPrefect
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Royal Lady at Mgarr367 viewsPrefect
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King of England367 viewsGozo Ferry 1933-1937 and 1944-1951. Built 1902 as Naval Water Tanker Helpful and based at Malta. 1933 sold to Bernardo Zammit. 1942 salvaged oil from Breconshire. 1951 scrapped Italy.Prefect
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Not Many Left ©365 viewsNormal Control Buses (engine sticking out in front) are disappearing fast.
537's Final Trip
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Caption Competition365 viewsIn English please.Martin Powell
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Taxis at Eros365 viewsPrefect
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OHIO ©364 viewsRinella Creek c1946
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Notabile Station 1904364 viewsAnd now.Prefect
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Marsa 1967364 viewsZurrieq Bus overheated and an RN Tilly approaching.
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Fords at Mosta364 viewsPrefect
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Città di Tunisi 1960363 viewsThe Senior Pilot's Farewell
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Luqa Terminal 1950s363 viewsPrefect
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But the cats can't read! ©363 views1 commentsPrefect
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Empire Fowey363 viewsTrooping in 1956
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Sliema Buses at Kingsgate363 viewsPrefect
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Series 1 LR lurking on Comino ©362 viewsPrefect
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Magirus Deutz (No.1956) at Pieta362 viewsPrefect
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Modern bus at Mosta361 views©Jane BanksPrefect
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Routemaster ©361 viewsLondon's loss is Malta's gain.1 commentsPrefect
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The Bus Terminus 1933361 viewsJohn ClarkPrefect
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Box Boat CMA CGM Otello at Marsaxlokk361 viewsMarseilles-registered 8238 TEU container vessel.
They are getting bigger so the container terminal at Kalafrana is to be expanded to cope.
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Working on the Railroad361 viewsSan AntonPrefect
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Argyllshire 1970361 viewsClan Line/Scottish Shire line.
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Scottish Airlines Avro York361 viewsG-AMUM overshot the runway at Luqa on 13 April 1954. A much more serious accident occurred on 18 February 1956 when G-ANSY crashed with the loss of 50 lives.Prefect
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Home Alone ©360 viewsLeaving Luqa at 6am on 1st October 1961 to go to boarding school.
I think this was a DC7 and very noisy it was too! I was not to return to Malta until April 1962.
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HMT Cheshire360 viewsOn leaving Malta in 1954 we, as a family, travelled back to UK in Cheshire docking in Liverpool. The ship not only carried families but also a lot of troops returning from a tour in Egypt.1 commentsrobinwilliams
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Steamroller 1903360 viewsR. Ellis. Public Works Department.Prefect
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Oxfordshire 1962360 viewsThe last trooping voyage, leaving with the Royal Highland Fusiliers, December 10.Prefect
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Jylland in cruising mode.359 viewsPhoto Ewart WhitePrefect
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Lipsmackin thirst quenchin Pepsi359 viewsPrefect
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