Florida Sinkholes  

Sinkhole:55-050 (Leon County, 1997)



Sinkhole Reference Number: 55-050
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: Sept. 23, 1997
USGS Quadrangle Name: Woodville
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Circular
Length: 6 ft
Width: 6 ft
Depth: 6 ft
Slope of Sides: -
Water Visible: Unknown
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: Unknown
Cave Visible: Unknown
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Drought or Low Water Table
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Yes
Sinkhole Repaired: Yes
Repair Planned: Unknown
Landuse Codes: Forest
Soil Type: White Clean Sand
Comments: SH TOOK OUT N SIDE OF TRAM ROAD. END. . . . . .

Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

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