Raven Crag

Incident Report #30 2018

Sun, 22nd April 2018, 18:37
A male climber fell from the crag, suffering multiple injuries. Despite efforts from bystanders and the team, sadly he was declared deceased at the scene. His body was recovered to Ambleside
Man Hours: 
17 team members for 3 hours
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Incident Report #55 2017

Thu, 15th June 2017, 16:05

Young make sustained a lower leg injury. Treated by team members and evacuated. 

Man Hours: 
10 team members for 2 hours
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Incident Report #39 2017

Sun, 30th April 2017, 18:32

Two people were reported cragfast on Raven Crag, Langdale. Investigation proved they were OK, so we stood down

Man Hours: 
4 team members for 1 hour
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Incident Report #73 2014

Wed, 27th August 2014, 17:26
A group of around 8 people were reported as possibly cragfast, with associated rockfall. The team attended, but it was found to be a false alarm, with good intent. The group had got themsleves on to safe ground unaided
Man Hours: 
12 team members for 1 hour
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Incident Report #63 2014

Sat, 9th August 2014, 09:56

The team was called to a climber with a lower leg fracture. He was still on a ledge some 5 metres from the crag base. He was treated and evacuated

Man Hours: 
18 team members for 3.5 hours
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Incident Report #41 2013

Sat, 25th May 2013, 14:30
A climber took a fall from Raven Crag at Walthwaite. He sustained an nasty injury to his ankle/foot/ He was treated at the scene and then extracted from the crag and evacuated by stretcher.
Man Hours: 
10 team members for 2 hours
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Incident Report #92 2011

Sat, 5th November 2011, 00:30

Flashing lights were reported in the Raven Crag area of Gt Langdale. A check found two people, high on the crag and a shouted conversation confirmed that they didn't need any help

Man Hours: 
2 team members for 1 hour
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Incident Report #30 2011

Fri, 22nd April 2011, 16:37
The team were called to a climber who had fallen a considerable distance from the top of Raven Crag, Walthwaite. He fell around 75 metres, sustaining serious multiple injuries. His second also sustained minor injuries , including rope burns, because he was pulled off his stance. We worked with paramedics, air ambulance and RAF to treat and evacuate the man
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Incident Report #71 2010

Sat, 17th July 2010, 22:30

Flashing lights and shouts were heard from Raven Crag. An investigation found people working late at a farm, and darkness on the crag. Back in bed inside the hour!

Man Hours: 
3 team members for 1 hour
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Incident Report #28 2010

Mon, 22nd February 2010, 18:54

Lights were spotted, stationary, high on the crag above Kirkstone Pass. They didn't move for a long time and it was reported that shouts for help were heard.

Man Hours: 
15 team members for 1.5 hours
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