Fellwalking

Incident Report #29 1973

29
Sat, 29th December 1973 (All day)

Team members made a search of Stake Pass and Rossett Ghyll after a report was received that a man and a woman were missing on a walk to Buttermere from Langdale.

Unique Incident ID: 
115

Incident Report #27 1973

27
Sun, 16th December 1973 (All day)

Team went to Coniston to assist the Coniston team in search for two girls missing overnight on Coniston Old Man. The girls were found the next morning after a night on the fells.

Unique Incident ID: 
113

Incident Report #26 1973

26
Wed, 28th November 1973 (All day)

Search by a small party of the team on Loughrigg after a 'funny' sort search of report was received to the effect that a person was missing, proved negative as anticipated at the start. (sic)

Unique Incident ID: 
112

Incident Report #24 1973

24
Wed, 7th November 1973, 21:30

Two students, 18 years, on a mountain expedition were suffering from slight exposure in Far Easedale, one with an injured knee. Assisted off the fell by the team.

Unique Incident ID: 
110

Incident Report #23 1973

23
Thu, 1st November 1973 (All day)

Search in Langdale for man and wife who were reported missing on a walk on the fells by their hotel proprietor. Car found by police at Wall End about 6 a.m. and the couple were found by the team on the Band, Great Langdale, about 9 a.m. They became lost when the mist descended the previous day but appeared to be very little the worse for a night on the fells.

Unique Incident ID: 
109

Incident Report #22 1973

22
Sun, 21st October 1973 (All day)

Call-out to the Old Dungeon Ghyll hotel. Report of three men who had been walking from Langdale to the top of Scafell Pike.

Unique Incident ID: 
108

Incident Report #21 1973

21
Fri, 12th October 1973 (All day)

Male, 58 years, collapsed and died on Raw Fell, Great Langdale, whilst on a walk with his family. Body brought down by the team.

Unique Incident ID: 
107

Incident Report #20 1973

20
Mon, 8th October 1973, 21:44

Male, 56 years, reported as missing on a walk from Ambleside to the Langdale area on the previous day. Search made on Loughrigg and Lingmoor.

Unique Incident ID: 
106

Incident Report #19 1973

19
Wed, 3rd October 1973 (All day)

Male, 69 years, collapsed and died in Stickle Ghyll, Great Langdale. Body brought down by team.

Unique Incident ID: 
105

Incident Report #17 (103) 1973

17 (103)
Sat, 22nd September 1973 (All day)

Male, 17 years, on a Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme.

Unique Incident ID: 
104
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