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Sinkhole:10-708 (Hillsborough County, 1979)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 10-708
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: May 17, 1979
USGS Quadrangle Name: Sulphur Springs Y-32
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 2 ft
Width: 2 ft
Depth: 8 ft
Slope of Sides: -
Water Visible: Yes
Water Below Land Surface: 10
Limestone Visible: Unknown
Cave Visible: Unknown
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Drought or Low Water Table
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Unknown
Sinkhole Repaired: Unknown
Repair Planned: Unknown
Landuse Codes: Urban (Medium/High Density Residential)
Soil Type: Blanton
Comments: PONCHO VILLA APARTMENTS HAS BEEN OUT OF BUSINESS. FOR A WHILE. SOME OF THE APARTMENTS PUMP FROM A. WELL. COLLAPSE SUDDEN-1 HOUR. EDGE OF RELICT SINK. END. . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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