Incidents — Red Gill

Red Gill, Scafell – Mon 10th Dec 2012 – Callout 72 in 2012

The team was called out at around 10am to go to the aid of a person who had taken a considerable fall from above the Red Gill area of Scafell. Tragically the casualty suffered fatal injuries from the fall. The team’s thoughts are with the family and friends.

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Red Gill, Scafell – Thu 18th Aug 2011 – Callout 50 in 2011

A group of three peakers heard whistles and shouts from the Red Gill area of Scafell. They called the police who called out the team at about 6:30am. The advance party headed up the fell with some crag gear and first aid equipment whilst other team members brought up longer ropes and more equipment. …

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Red Gill, Scafell – Sat 9th Oct 2010 – Callout 60 in 2010

A second call came in from an informant who had heard shouts for help in Deep Gill above Lord’s Rake. Casualty was eventually located below Lord’s Rake at to lower end of Red Gill. The 42 yr old male casualty from the Bolton area was with a walking partner. He had fallen around 20 metres …

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