Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:55-503 (Leon County, 1978)



Sinkhole Reference Number: 55-503
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: June 15, 1978
USGS Quadrangle Name: Lake Munson
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Enlongated
Length: 20 ft
Width: 15 ft
Depth: 6 ft
Slope of Sides: 80
Water Visible: Yes
Water Below Land Surface: 6
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: Forest
Soil Type: Sand
Comments: LINE 502. END. . . . . .

Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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