A request came in from the farmer at Burnthwaite to rescue two crag fast sheep on Great Gable. Three team members spent 3 hours at the head of Little Hellgate on Great Gable. The sheep were located on an exposed ledge and recovered safely. Incident closed at 1.00 p.m.
Incident started at 10:00 and ended at 13:00 making 3 hrs in total. There were 3 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY2090 1016 (altitude 775 m). Total rescuer hours: 9