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Eskdale – Sun 15th Jul 2007 – Callout 32 in 2007 (limited)

Call from the Police to respond to a ‘999’ mobile phone call from a local man who was lost somewhere on the fells above Eskdale in the Blea Tarn area. When questioned he advised that he could see a large tarn with a house by it (suspected to be Burnmoor Tarn). He had set off from the Fisherground campsite. After waiting a short time to see if he could make his own way down, a limited call out was instigated. The man was found and the incident was stood down at 10.00 p.m.

Incident Type
Location Eskdale

Incident started at 19:22 and ended at 22:00 making 2.6 hrs in total. Incident occured at NY1782 0351 (323m).

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