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Wastwater Screes – Mon 18th Jun 2018 – Callout 28 in 2018 (limited)

We were called by Police about 2 walkers who’d become stuck in the boulder field on the Wasdale Screes path after it rained and the rocks became greasy. They were located by team members who came in on foot then evacuated in the team boat back to the pump house.

Incident Type
Location Wastwater Screes

Incident started at 20:07 and ended at 23:30 making 3.4 hrs in total. There were 11 Wasdale team members involved and the incident occured at NY 1531404659 (88m). Total man hours: 37

Permanent link to this article: https://www.wmrt.org.uk/incidents/wastwater-screes-mon-18th-jun-2018/