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Wasdale – Fri 28th Apr 2006 – Callout 15 in 2006 (limited)

The Team received a telephone call from the Wasdale Head Hotel to assist with transporting a coach load of Brownies. The coach was transporting 20 Brownies and their leaders from Workington to the Old School in Eskdale. The driver did not know the road ended up at Wasdale Head. When returning down the valley the coach came off the road at the narrow bridge and had to be winched back on bay local farmers. The brownies were transported by the team’s minibus and landrover up to Eskdale. Returned to Millforge at 9.50 p.m. A full team callout was not required.

Incident Type
Location Wasdale

Incident started at 19:10 and ended at 21:50 making 2.7 hrs in total.

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