A Colin Harrington Page
A trip to Mount Shubra was a must for many servicemen in the Suez Canal Zone. From Kasfareet, just a short trip to RAF Abyad via Fayid and then a long hot traverse over sandy waste to the foothills then on and up to the top for a wonderful view of the Suez Canal Zone.
A women, part of a group walking in the hills, pauses to look down from the top of Mt Shubra at the Fayid area of the Canal Zone with the Great Bitter Lake beyond.
The same woman admires the scenery while one of her companions takes a drink from his canteen
From the top, looking down on the Fayid area with the Great Bitter Lake beyond
Jim McKay sits and ponders on the beauty of the Suez Canal Zone