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Lingmell Beck – Tue 3rd Nov 2015 – Callout 66 in 2015 (limited)

We were called by Police about 2 walkers reporting themselves lost between Lingmell and Sty Head. It was only possible for the walkers to talk to Police via 999 calls on their phone poor signal. Between us and Police we managed to locate the walkers close to Lingmell Beck, which is the river that flows from Sty Head towards Wasdale Head. They were walked off the fell by a team member then taken to our base in a team vehicle.

Incident Type
Location Lingmell Beck

Incident started at 22:10 and ended at 01:10 making 3 hrs in total. There were 7 Wasdale team members involved. Total man hours: 21

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