Incidents — Millom FSRT

Corridor Route, Scafell Pike – Sat 21st Dec 2002 – Callout 58 in 2002

Keswick MRT called in Wasdale MRT to assist in a search for two missing walkers. The male and female walker had failed to turn up at their hotel and their car was still parked at Seathwaite. A number of SARDA search dogs and handlers were mobilised along with the Keswick and Wasdale teams. By chance, …

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Scafell Pike – Tue 13th Aug 2002 – Callout 29 in 2002

Two male walkers in their mid 30’s were doing the 3 peaks event when they become lost on Scafell Pike. They left Brackenclose, Wasdale at 2130 hrs the previous evening and their father, waiting in the valley bottom became concerned when they failed to appear later that night. At 0730 hrs a standby call was …

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Scafell Pike – Sun 22nd Oct 2000 – Callout 42 in 2000

At about 21.15 hrs – call from Whitehaven Police. The full Wasdale Team was immediately called out followed by support from the Millom Fell and Search Team and SARDA Search Dogs. The intention being to deal with the first incident before diverting attention to the second problem. About 18 Wasdale MRT members and 10 Millom …

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/incident-51-in-2000/