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Upper Eskdale – Sat 20th Aug 2011 – Callout 51 in 2011

Call came in from Langdale team to search the upper Eskdale for a missing 63 yr old walker last seen on the summit of Bowfell heading for Crinkle Crags. 11 team members attended. He was eventually found by a member of the Langdale team in the upper Esk in the Swinsty Gill area in the early hours. Incident closed at around 2.00 a.m.

Incident Type
Location Upper Eskdale
Other Agencies ,

Incident started at 22:39 and ended at 02:00 making 3.4 hrs in total. There were 11 Wasdale team members involved. Total man hours: 37

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/upper-eskdale-2/