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Sinkhole:31-504 (Gilchrist County, 0)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 31-504
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Jan. 1, 1913
USGS Quadrangle Name: High Springs,Sw K-30
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 100 ft
Width: 100 ft
Depth: 17 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: Yes
Water Below Land Surface: 17
Limestone Visible: Yes
Cave Visible: Yes
Subsidence Rate: Unknown
Triggering Mechanisms: Drought or Low Water Table
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Unknown
Sinkhole Repaired: Yes
Repair Planned: No
Landuse Codes: Pasture
Soil Type: Sand
Comments: OLD NATURAL SINK APPROX. 17 FEET DEEP MAY HAVE BEEN INTERSECTED. BY SAND BORROW PIT OR NATURAL EROSION, S SIDE OF SANTE FE RIVER. BILL WILSON VISITED THE SITE. . . . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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