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Sinkhole:10-595 (Hillsborough County, 1985)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 10-595
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Jan. 21, 1985
USGS Quadrangle Name: Plant City West Y-34
Size Dimensions: Measured
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 62 ft
Width: 56 ft
Depth: 16 ft
Slope of Sides: 90
Water Visible: Yes
Water Below Land Surface: 16
Limestone Visible: No
Cave Visible: No
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Drought or Low Water Table
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Yes
Sinkhole Repaired: Unknown
Repair Planned: Unknown
Landuse Codes: Grove
Soil Type: Fine Sandy
Comments: FREEZE PROTECTION. WIFE HEARD A WHOOMP AND THEN SAW HOLE.. OWNER HAS PUMP APPROX. 750 FEET DEEP.. . END. END. .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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