Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:33-006 (Lafayette County, 2010)



Sinkhole Reference Number: 33-006
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Jan. 21, 2010
USGS Quadrangle Name: Mallory Swamp Ne
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Enlongated
Length: 45 ft
Width: 25 ft
Depth: 30 ft
Slope of Sides: 75
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: Unknown
Cave Visible: Unknown
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Unknown
Pre-collapse indicators: Unknown
Property Damage: Yes
Sinkhole Repaired: Yes
Repair Planned:
Landuse Codes: Pasture
Soil Type:
Comments: SWP100121-583: sinkhole formed near the northside of US 27; sinkhole did not damage the road; DOT officials did fill the hole

Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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