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Tal-Ħandaq Nostalgia

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

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Adrian Worley 1952-20041027 viewsTaken in Lower Fifth 1967-8.Martin Powell
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The Final Staff Photo 19781026 viewsFront row: S. Beckett; G. Gordon; B. Leonard; I. Dickinson; Lt. Cdr. D. Nield; Cdr. G.D. Stubbs; M. Sherwin; T. Ricketts; Lt. Cdr. A. Richards; K. Winn; J. Clemens.
Second row: C. Aquilina; M. Briffa; G. Camilleri; N. Ash; S. Camilleri; M. Caseley; D. Gray; M. Loughran; K. Patterson; L. Curtis; L. Shone; H. Wilson.
Third row: W. Pawley; J. Booker; M. Turner; P. Allen; W. Lewington; J. Rae; C. Laing; A. McHardy; M. Holland.
Fourth row: J. Slide; H. Ritchie; C. Christmas; L. Finnis; B. Woollams; G. Davey; P. Goss; M. Newton.
Back row: D. Walker; A. Latham; I. Hesketh; B. Whewell; S. Bonnett.

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Tigne Barracks 19791026 viewsWhats that on the left for?
Photo Tim Cornwell
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Ron Leeman & Tony Hampson - 19661026 views1 commentsronthecoolone
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Villa Guardamangia 19491023 viewsThe new tenants taking a stroll for the cameras.1 commentsPrefect
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Military Bay1020 viewsThe older couple ran the school club at that time. We were at Military Bay, with the school club.
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Headmaster, Mr Plant (right) and his Staff. 1962.1020 viewsFrom the 1962 Magazine
Left is Benny Cassar who was Transport Driver from 1947.
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Tal Handaq Juniors, 19501020 viewsAll I can tell you about this is that my brother, John Holmes is the little chap (but by no means the youngest)
4th from the left in the back row. Think the hats must have been red and white for Christmas?
Taken when all ages attended Tal Handaq.
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Betty Cater 19601019 viewsJohn GardinerPrefect
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Intrepid Climbers1019 viewsTrigg, Gerrard, Duncan.
Balluta 1962
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Manoel Island Lido 1960 ©1019 viewsThis was taken during the summer of 1960 at the Lido (Manoel Island) and shows crew members from the destroyers and frigates berthed in Sliema Creek relaxing. I recall the great fun we had on the diving board and raft both visible in this photograph. There was also a counter on the beach (in reality rocks) that sold cold drinks. For returning an empty bottle you received 1d. Empties were usually thrown into the sea. We only got paid every 14 days so on the blank week, we’d dive for these empty bottles for the 1d return! Happy days.
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Gozo trip 19701019 viewsLeft front to back: Dom Busuttil Rivers , Dom Wujastyk (rear view), Joe Vincenti, Dave Shepherd (Exile).
Right f-b: Martin Lawrence, Caroline Cary (Porridge), Adrian Worley, Diane Lawrence, Eddie Eichmann
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Prefects 19781019 viewsHEAD GIRL: Penny Davison DEPUTY HEAD GIRL: Patricia Ransom.
Jayne Barnes, Susan Bloom, Deborah Canham, Ella Chapman, Grace Graham, Angela Griffiths, Kim Hanns, Heidi Hipperson, Heather Merritt, Linda Moody, Rosangela Mortimer, April Morris, Susan Hewett, Maureen Simpson, Debbie Smeeton, Julie Stace, Anita Wardle, Belinda Young, Penny Davison, Patricia Ransom, Anne Dowie, Karen Hartley.
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Prefects 19661018 viewsNot many compared with 1960. The run down has started.4 commentsPrefect
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Safi Youth Club 19781018 viewsHeidi Hipperson and Debbie Smeeton2 commentsKevin Perkin
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Dockyard Terrace 1954 © 1017 viewsfrom the Victualling Yard gate.
Photo James Donald Bamber.
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Kevin Perkin and William Jefferson aka Jaffa 19771017 viewsOn the roof of my house Cart Wheel, Tal Papa Road, Birzebbuga Summer of 1977Kevin Perkin
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Malta Protestant College, Balluta.1016 viewsProposed new buildings. Were they ever built?Prefect
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Dunera 1967 Singalong1016 viewsChris Fairwood1 commentsPrefect
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Cathy Stephenson and Len Moscrop November 19731016 viewsOur last trip to Valletta together. fifla1973
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Xmas 19561013 viewsMalcolm Hill1 commentsPrefect
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Jane Biddis & Moira McIntyre 1960 ©1011 viewsVerdala Staff
John Gardiner
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On the beach again1011 viewsMalcolm Hill3 commentsPrefect
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DofE Exped Cyprus 19681010 viewsMartin Powell & Robert Ross3 commentsPrefect
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Stamp club1009 viewsComplete with spelling error.2 commentsPrefect
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Fancy Dress Parade1008 viewsAt the Floriana Methodist Hall. Heather Marriott as tramp.1 commentsPrefect
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RFA Maine 19461007 views©Dickinson CollectionPrefect
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Kalafrana Beach club.1007 viewsSummer 1966, I had a canoe and used to paddle all around this area. But that was in 1967 a year later before Dad was posted back to the UK.8 commentsChris Howells
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Postcard - Gzira Creek 1005 viewsLooks like HMS Forth in foreground, can anybody name any more?6 commentsdeco.rise
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Sliema Cafe Crowd 1965-661005 views1 commentsDugmore
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Chiswick House1004 viewsThe Prep school for Tal Handaq.
Malcolm Shykles.
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Military Bay or Golden Bay 19601004 viewsThis was part of the Model Beach Exhibition to encourage tourists at the time.valerie easter/snowdon/
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