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Gavel Neese, Great Gable – Thu 8th Sep 2005 – Callout 36 in 2005

The team were called to assist a lady in her early 20’s who had slipped on Gavel Neese on the way up Great Gable, approximately 200 meters above the intake wall on the path to Beck Head. The young lady had a previous back injury and during the fall had injured her back again and could not walk. Around 18 team members turned out and stretcher carried her back down to the bottom. She was able to walk with care from the team vehicle to her car at the Green, Wasdale Head. The incident was closed at 3.30 pm

Incident Type
Location Gavel Neese, Great Gable
Injuries

Incident started at 12:46 and ended at 15:30 making 2.7 hrs in total. There were 18 Wasdale team members involved. Total man hours: 49

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