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Great Gable – Sun 8th Nov 2015 – Callout 67 in 2015

We were alerted to a lady with a leg injury whilst attending the Remembrance Day event on Great Gable. The lady was examined by a doctor from Keswick team and declared fit to walk and we helped her and her party back to Wasdale Head. Whilst descending we came across another party who were making slow progress descending and asked for assistance. We helped one of them back to Wasdale Head along with the Keswick doctor, 3 members of Cockermouth MRT and Duddon and Furness Mountain Rescue Team who also attended to help with any stretcher carrying. Incident closed 15:30. 17 WMRT, 3 CMRT, 1KMRT and 11 DFMRT involved.

Incident Type
Location Great Gable
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Incident started at 11:14 and ended at 15:30 making 4.3 hrs in total. There were 18 Wasdale team members involved. Total man hours: 77

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/great-gable-sun-8th-nov-2015/