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Sinkhole:14-733 (Pasco County, 1981)

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Sinkhole Reference Number: 14-733
Verified Sinkhole:
Date: May 27, 1981
USGS Quadrangle Name: Ehren
Size Dimensions: Estimated
Shape of Sinkhole: Enlongated
Length: 12 ft
Width: 6 ft
Depth: 10 ft
Slope of Sides: -
Water Visible: No
Water Below Land Surface: -
Limestone Visible: No
Cave Visible: No
Subsidence Rate: Rapid
Triggering Mechanisms: Ground Loading
Pre-collapse indicators: 0
Property Damage: Yes
Sinkhole Repaired: Yes
Repair Planned: No
Landuse Codes: Pasture
Soil Type: Unknown
Comments: WATER TRUCK DROVE ACROSS AND CAUSED COLLAPSE. SINCLAIR NOTES THAT A SEV. DROUGHT HAD BEEN IN EFFECT PRIOR. NOTES DAMAGE TO ROADWAY BUT LISTS LAN. AS PASTURE. NEAREST TOWN IS COWERS CORNER. MARCH 1981 NOAA WEATHER DAT. STILL MISSING AT USF, REASON RAI


Source: Florida Department of Environmental Protection

 
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