Access stairs, Sigiriya Rock

Access stairs, Sigiriya Rock

A view of the rather alarming access stairs leading up to Sigiriya Rock, the site of a fifth century palace -fortress in central Sri Lanka.

Many thanks to Ken Creed for sending us these pictures, which were taken by his wife's uncle Terry Ruff during his time with No.357 Squadron, a special operations unit that operated over Burma, Malaya and Sumatra.

How to cite this article: Rickard, J (11 March 2017), Access stairs, Sigiriya Rock , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_sigiriya_access2.html

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