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Sinkhole:10-684 (Hillsborough County, 1988)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 10-684
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: June 29, 1988
USGS Quadrangle Name: Citrus Park, Y-31
Size Dimensions: Unknown
Shape of Sinkhole: Unknown
Length: -
Width: -
Depth: -
Slope of Sides: -
Water Visible: Unknown
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: Unknown
Cave Visible: Unknown
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: 16
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Yes
Sinkhole Repaired: No
Repair Planned: Yes
Landuse Codes: Suburban (Low Density Residential)
Soil Type: Sand
Comments: SINKHOLE FORMED 1 DAY AFTER COMPLETION & INITIAL PUMPING. OF NEARBY 4" WELL.WEEL ENCASED ALL THE WAY TO LIMESTONE. NO SURFACE. EVIDENCE OF SH OTHER THAN DAMAGE TO 9 YR. OLD HOUSE.. METROPOLITAN HOME OWNERS INSURANCE REFUSED TO COVER DAMAGE.. . . .


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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