Incidents

Pillar – Sun 6th Dec 1970 – Callout 10 in 1970

Night search of Mosedale and High Level Route followed by rescue of 2 climbers from New West, Pillar Rock

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Mickledore, Scafell Pike – Sun 27th Sep 1970 – Callout 9 in 1970

Fell walker attempting to climb Mickledore Chimney. Head injuries and broken ribs. Team carried down.

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Great End – Wed 26th Aug 1970 – Callout 8 in 1970

Team helped to carry a fell-walker with an injured leg from the Band on Great End.

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Sty Head – Sat 25th Jul 1970 – Callout 7 in 1970

First aid given to a youth who had slipped on the valley route up to Sty Head

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Scafell – Wed 22nd Jul 1970 – Callout 6 in 1970

Three day search for a youth lost from a party on Scafell. Found alive by Keswick MRT near Foxes Tarn

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Greta Gill, Scafell Pike – Tue 14th Jul 1970 – Callout 5 in 1970

Report of shouts and smoke in the vicinity of Greta Gill investigated. False alarm

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Sty Head – Thu 11th Jun 1970 – Callout 4 in 1970

Night search of Sty Head for missing fell walker who turned up just before team set out.

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Lords Rake, Scafell – Sat 4th Apr 1970 – Callout 3 in 1970

Fell-walker with broken leg carried from the scree below Lords Rake.

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Shamrock, Scafell – Fri 27th Mar 1970 – Callout 2 in 1970

A search and carry of a dead fell walker who had fallen from Shamrock in snow conditions.

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Great End – Sat 7th Mar 1970 – Callout 1 in 1970

Two cragfast climbers rescued in bad snow and weather conditions from A buttress Great End.

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