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Upper Eskdale – Wed 30th Aug 2006 – Callout 33 in 2006

Langdale and Ambleside MRT (LAMRT) requested Wasdale MRT to assist in a search for gentleman who had reported himself lost on the Crinkle Crags via a mobile phone. He was found walking out above Ling Cove bridge in the lower reaches of upper Eskdale. He was walked off the hill and driven back to Langdale by LAMRT.Wasdale resources deployed were 20 team members, search dog and handler, three vehicles, incident duration four hours.

Incident Type
Location Upper Eskdale
Other Agencies

Incident started at 19:55 and ended at 00:00 making 4.1 hrs in total. There were 20 Wasdale team members involved. Total man hours: 82

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