Incidents — Devoke Water

Devoke Water – Thu 14th Jan 2016 – Alert

We were called by NWAS to help locate a car that had called for help after coming off the road. Based on a verbal description the vehicle was believed to be near Devoke Water on the Ulpha fell road. Police subsequently found it a bit lower down by the ‘sharp bend’, around 1km from where …

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Devoke Water – Thu 26th Oct 2006 – Callout 47 in 2006

Whitehaven Police called out the team to assist in the search for a missing male in his mid thirties who had left his family earlier that morning to walk on his own. They were on holiday from Oxfordshire. The last sighting was near Devoke water earlier in the day. He was not equipped for a …

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