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Unknown Location – Wed 16th Aug 2000 – Callout 29 in 2000

The team leader was asked for a dog handler and navigator to search upper Eskdale (Green Hole area) and up to Bowfell. Having opened the base and got the search team organised he then found that the two missing people (aged 72 and 16) had left Langdale earlier the previous day, with the intention of doing Scafell Pike and returning to Langdale. They had made a series of mobile phone calls between 1700 hrs and 2300 hrs, reporting that they were stuck somewhere on "the band

Incident Type
Location Unknown Location

Incident started at 02:30.

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