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Sinkhole:10-597 (Hillsborough County, 1985)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 10-597
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Jan. 21, 1985
USGS Quadrangle Name: Plant City West Y-34
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 20 ft
Width: 20 ft
Depth: 4 ft
Slope of Sides: 45
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: No
Cave Visible: No
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Drought or Low Water Table
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: No
Sinkhole Repaired: No
Repair Planned: No
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Fine Sand
Comments: WELL WENT DRY. FREEZE PROTECTION PUMPING. SINK WAS FILLED, IT REOPENED AND THEN WAS REFILLED. END. . . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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