Incidents

Upper Eskdale – Sat 27th Jan 2001 – Callout 3 in 2001

Call from Whitehaven Police regarding a 57 yr. old man, reported to have chest pains and to be confused. He had been found in the Green Hole area (upper Esk) by a group of walkers. They had taken four hours to get him off the hill and back to the farm at Brotherilkeld, Eskdale but …

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Great End – Mon 22nd Jan 2001 – Callout 2 in 2001

Request to assist Keswick MRT in a search of Great End. A single male climber, in his twenties, was reported to be lost. He had in fact already turned up at Wasdale Head and the Police had been informed. (although the message can’t have got through to Keswick Police). A Wasdale team member went up …

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/incident-05-in-2001/

Glaramara – Sat 6th Jan 2001 – Callout 1 in 2001

Support to Keswick MRT looking for a Man and his son who left Seathwaite via Grains Gill. Wasdale SARDA member asked to search Styhead to Esk Hause with a navigator from the Wasdale MRT. Millforge base opened up to provide communications. Incident finished 0230 hrs the following morning when the missing persons were located on …

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