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Scafell Pike – Thu 18th Sep 2003 – Callout 41 in 2003

Call from the police regarding 7 adults lost on Scafell Pike. They had rung from a mobile phone and given a map reference for Cow cove / Esk Hause. At 2200 hrs they were located at the telephone box, Hardknott. Two team memebrs went to pick them up and transport them back to Seathwaite. Wasdale Base (Millforge) was closed up at 0230 hrs the following morning.

Incident Type
Location Scafell Pike

Incident started at 18:05 and ended at 02:30 making 8.4 hrs in total.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/2003-rescue-47/