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Scafell Pike – Mon 19th Sep 2005 – Callout 38 in 2005

The team were called by the police to respond to a long overdue pair of walkers. A Father and son, late 50’s and late 20’s, had left Carlisle at 9:00 hrs to climb Scafell Pike from Seathwaite. They had started their climb at 10:30 hrs and were still not back at 9.30 p.m.Wasdale called Keswick team to help. Whilst preparing to leave for what could be a prolonged search (the missing persons had no lights), the call came in at 10.30 pm that they had turned up safe and well. The incident was closed.

Incident Type
Location Scafell Pike

Incident started at 21:30 and ended at 22:30 making 1 hrs in total.

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