Incidents — Bell Stand

Bell Stand, Eskdale – Sat 26th Mar 2011 – Callout 10 in 2011

Call from the police for a fallen male climber with a broken leg in Eskdale. The climber was accompanied by a female climber who was able to raise the alarm. He was abseiling and fell 12metres, landing at the foot of the crag Bell Stand, located above the old quarry near Beckfoot, Eskdale. The police …

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Bell Stand, Eskdale – Mon 16th Apr 2007 – Callout 10 in 2007

The police paged the team to rescue a fallen climber in Eskdale. The man from outside the area was solo climbing on Bell Stand Crag above the old Quarry in Eskdale. He slipped and fell approximately 5m down the crag and then tumbled down the slope at the bottom. He sustained a scalp wound, chest …

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