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Corridor Route, Scafell Pike – Sat 1st Mar 2008 – Callout 9 in 2008

The team were paged by the police to respond to a ‘999’ call from 4 lost walkers. They had left Seathwaite earlier in the day, became separated from their larger group and got lost on the Corridor route. 5 team members were involved in the rescue, 4 went on the hill to locate the lost walkers and take them to Styhead pass where they were handed over to the Keswick team who walked them back to their own transport at Seathwaite. Incident closed at around midnight.

Incident Type
Location Corridor Route, Scafell Pike
Other Agencies

Incident started at 18:17 and ended at 00:00 making 5.7 hrs in total. There were 5 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY2156 0797 (679m). Total man hours: 29

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