Odin Mine. Christmas Day

  • Call out for year: 81
  • Date: 25/12/08
  • Time: 8:16 pm
  • Grid ref: SK134 834
  • Type of incident: Walker Injured(1)
  • Team members involved: 7
  • Time taken: 1 hour
  • Total man hours: 7

Incident report

ridge-from-odin-mine-smallBuxton and Edale Rescue Teams’  Snatch Squad was called at 11.30 to rendezvous at Odin Mine near Castleton.   A male walker on the ridge between Mam Tor to Hollins Cross had sustained a suspected fractured ankle.  Fortunately an air ambulance was available and was able to airlift the casualty to hospital whilst the teams were still assembling.    Photo:    Back Tor from Odin Mine

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