Incidents — Scafell Crag

Scafell Crag, Scafell – Sat 12th Jul 2014 – Callout 26 in 2014

We were called by Police about a climber who was reported to have fallen whilst on the flake pitch of Central Buttress on Scafell and sustained head injuries. In view of the potential serious nature of the incident an RAF Seaking helicopter was called along with support from DFMRT’s crag team. On walking up to …

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Scafell Crag, Scafell – Mon 27th Aug 2001 – Callout 17 in 2001

Call from Cumbria Police to help rescue a fallen climber on Scafell Crags (Moss Gill) – fatality. more details will be added shortly. Incident closed around 0200 hrs. the following morning.

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Scafell Crag, Scafell – Mon 1st Sep 1969 – Callout 3 in 1969

Climber fell from Botterill’s Slab, Scafell. Severe bruising. Team carried down.

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