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#Sinkhole

# sinkhole - Monday 21 June, 2021

Family forced out of Cork home as sinkhole appears in driveway
# Blackrock
# Blackrock

Family forced out of Cork home as sinkhole appears in driveway

Jun 21st 2021, 3:45 PM 50,167 Views 17 Comments

A burst water pipe appears to have caused the ground outside the house to collapse.

# sinkhole - Monday 1 February, 2021

Traffic diversions in place after 'sinkhole' appears on Phibsborough Road
# Cross Guns Bridge
# Cross Guns Bridge

Traffic diversions in place after 'sinkhole' appears on Phibsborough Road

Feb 1st 2021, 9:34 AM 92,574 Views 48 Comments

The hole appeared near the Cross Guns Bridge.

# sinkhole - Saturday 1 August, 2020

Still serving the club at 39 and losing the home pitch to a sinkhole that looked like 'an earthquake'
# Forever Young
From The42
# Forever Young

Still serving the club at 39 and losing the home pitch to a sinkhole that looked like 'an earthquake'

Aug 1st 2020, 8:00 AM 29,885 Views 2 Comments

Tommy Freeman speaks to The42 after Magheracloone played their first championship game last weekend.

# sinkhole - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

People urged to stay away from sinkhole which has developed near Cork village
# Allihies Village
# Allihies Village

People urged to stay away from sinkhole which has developed near Cork village

Oct 22nd 2019, 12:48 PM 38,734 Views 33 Comments

Cork County Council said it appears the sinkhole is linked to the collapse of a mine shaft in Cahermeeleboe.

# sinkhole - Friday 21 December, 2018

Another sinkhole has appeared in Co Monaghan
# Magheracloone
# Magheracloone

Another sinkhole has appeared in Co Monaghan

Dec 21st 2018, 10:28 AM 41,036 Views 26 Comments

The affected road will remain closed as local diversions to the school and church are in place.

# sinkhole - Thursday 27 September, 2018

Monaghan sinkhole: Surface around five houses and along public road now being assessed
# Magheracloone GAA Club
# Magheracloone GAA Club

Monaghan sinkhole: Surface around five houses and along public road now being assessed

Sep 27th 2018, 8:04 AM 27,304 Views 20 Comments

Mining company Gyproc is liaising with families and has also offered to replace the damaged GAA club building.

# sinkhole - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

'It's just a miracle it didn't happen any other evening' - Monaghan club to fundraise after sinkhole damage
# Magheracloone
From The42
# Magheracloone

'It's just a miracle it didn't happen any other evening' - Monaghan club to fundraise after sinkhole damage

Sep 26th 2018, 2:58 PM 26,987 Views 12 Comments

The collapsing of pillars in an old gypsum mine is believed to have the closing of Magheracloone’s club grounds.

Pillars collapsing in old gypsum mine may have caused Monaghan sinkhole
# GAA Club
# GAA Club

Pillars collapsing in old gypsum mine may have caused Monaghan sinkhole

Sep 26th 2018, 9:21 AM 36,177 Views 19 Comments

A geological expert said that there was no evidence of further sinkholes, but wasn’t sure whether the GAA club could return.

# sinkhole - Tuesday 25 September, 2018

'Shock and devastation': Monaghan GAA club will be shut 'for years' after sinkhole opens up
# Monaghan
# Monaghan

'Shock and devastation': Monaghan GAA club will be shut 'for years' after sinkhole opens up

Sep 25th 2018, 9:40 AM 48,995 Views 41 Comments

Francis Jones, who is the chairman of Magheracloone GAA Club, said the community has been left reeling by the incident.

# sinkhole - Monday 24 September, 2018

School evacuated and road closed after sinkhole opens up on GAA pitch in Monaghan
# Precaution
# Precaution

School evacuated and road closed after sinkhole opens up on GAA pitch in Monaghan

Sep 24th 2018, 2:20 PM 65,657 Views 38 Comments

It opened up “quite a significant gash,” a local councillor said.

# sinkhole - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Japanese workers praised as street swallowed by sinkhole reopens after just a week
# Hole Lotta Love
# Hole Lotta Love

Japanese workers praised as street swallowed by sinkhole reopens after just a week

Nov 15th 2016, 8:04 AM 22,048 Views 34 Comments

Miraculously, no one was hurt in the accident in Fukuoka.

# sinkhole - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Japanese city street swallowed by giant sinkhole
# Fukuoka
# Fukuoka

Japanese city street swallowed by giant sinkhole

Nov 8th 2016, 8:44 PM 25,706 Views 24 Comments

Police cordoned off the area and evacuated nearby buildings but no injuries have been reported.

# sinkhole - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Australian couple wake up to find giant sinkhole in their back garden
# Swallowed Up
# Swallowed Up

Australian couple wake up to find giant sinkhole in their back garden

Aug 2nd 2016, 10:17 PM 36,714 Views 44 Comments

The sinkhole has grown to 26 feet in diameter.

# sinkhole - Thursday 12 May, 2016

A car fell down a massive sinkhole in London this morning
# Swallowed Up
# Swallowed Up

A car fell down a massive sinkhole in London this morning

May 12th 2016, 8:24 AM 42,267 Views 40 Comments

Geologists are warning that more sinkholes are expected to open up across Britain.

# sinkhole - Monday 9 May, 2016

Major traffic disruption in Galway after collapse of road drain in city centre
# Sinkhole
# Sinkhole

Major traffic disruption in Galway after collapse of road drain in city centre

May 9th 2016, 1:58 PM 25,489 Views 13 Comments

Three streets have been closed in the city following the collapse.

# sinkhole - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Sinkholes appear beneath train track in England as seawall begins to collapse
# Severe Damage
# Severe Damage

Sinkholes appear beneath train track in England as seawall begins to collapse

Dec 30th 2015, 7:01 PM 19,448 Views 15 Comments

Bad weather and high tides caused the damage.

# sinkhole - Thursday 1 October, 2015

66-foot sinkhole appears in housing estate in England
# St Albans
# St Albans

66-foot sinkhole appears in housing estate in England

Oct 1st 2015, 3:27 PM 29,413 Views 37 Comments

That’s not a sinkhole, THIS is a sinkhole, etc.

# sinkhole - Thursday 27 August, 2015

WATCH: Massive sinkhole swallows five people at bus stop in China
# China
# China

WATCH: Massive sinkhole swallows five people at bus stop in China

Aug 27th 2015, 9:52 PM 24,613 Views 29 Comments

No one was killed in the incident but four people sustained minor injuries.

# sinkhole - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

A massive sinkhole has opened up in Brooklyn
# New York
# New York

A massive sinkhole has opened up in Brooklyn

Aug 4th 2015, 2:33 PM 20,570 Views 14 Comments

That’s not a sinkhole, THIS is a sinkhole.

# sinkhole - Saturday 6 June, 2015

A giant sinkhole ate this police car...
# Holey Cow
# Holey Cow

A giant sinkhole ate this police car...

Jun 6th 2015, 12:20 PM 16,409 Views 13 Comments

Crikey.

# sinkhole - Thursday 23 April, 2015

A woman fell into this giant hole that opened 'like a trapdoor' in the street
# London
# London

A woman fell into this giant hole that opened 'like a trapdoor' in the street

Apr 23rd 2015, 11:47 AM 36,158 Views 42 Comments

The woman was shaken – but not seriously injured – in the incident.

# sinkhole - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

This sinkhole has opened up in the middle of Dublin
# A Hole-y Mess
# A Hole-y Mess

This sinkhole has opened up in the middle of Dublin

Mar 31st 2015, 9:53 PM 81,676 Views 102 Comments

There are traffic diversions in place on Dublin’s Dame Street.

# sinkhole - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

VIDEO: Bus swallowed by massive sinkhole, carried away on flooded river
# Must Watch
# Must Watch

VIDEO: Bus swallowed by massive sinkhole, carried away on flooded river

Mar 25th 2015, 7:22 PM 15,625 Views 10 Comments

The passengers were unharmed.

# sinkhole - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Pair swallowed by sinkhole in pavement after getting off bus
# South Korea
# South Korea

Pair swallowed by sinkhole in pavement after getting off bus

Feb 24th 2015, 11:35 AM 18,204 Views 20 Comments

They fell 10 feet into the ground.

# sinkhole - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Woman swallowed by sinkhole while hanging out her washing
# Sinking Feeling
From The Daily Edge
# Sinking Feeling

Woman swallowed by sinkhole while hanging out her washing

Nov 25th 2014, 6:00 PM 52,272 Views 34 Comments

A bad day for drying.

# sinkhole - Monday 24 November, 2014

A 'sinkhole' has opened up in the middle of a housing estate in Kerry
# Sinkhole
# Sinkhole

A 'sinkhole' has opened up in the middle of a housing estate in Kerry

Nov 24th 2014, 11:02 AM 28,965 Views 41 Comments

The incident occurred in Castleisland town in Co Kerry.

# sinkhole - Saturday 3 May, 2014

An adorable miniature horse had to be rescued from a tiny sinkhole
# My Little Pony
From The Daily Edge
# My Little Pony

An adorable miniature horse had to be rescued from a tiny sinkhole

May 3rd 2014, 10:00 AM 4,079 Views 1 Comment

So tiny. So miniature.

# sinkhole - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

'Combination of factors' caused massive Kilkenny sinkhole
# Un-Holey
# Un-Holey

'Combination of factors' caused massive Kilkenny sinkhole

Feb 26th 2014, 4:41 PM 24,212 Views 26 Comments

Rain, mining and cavities were all at play in the formation of the hole, engineers say.

# sinkhole - Monday 17 February, 2014

'No public safety issue' as 15 metre sinkhole appears in Kilkenny field
# Holey Moley
# Holey Moley

'No public safety issue' as 15 metre sinkhole appears in Kilkenny field

Feb 17th 2014, 1:36 PM 47,976 Views 87 Comments

The hole appeared near a disused mine over the weekend.

# sinkhole - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

This happy dog was rescued after falling into a ten-foot-deep sinkhole
# Hole Lotta Love
From The Daily Edge
# Hole Lotta Love

This happy dog was rescued after falling into a ten-foot-deep sinkhole

Feb 4th 2014, 8:30 PM 1,785 Views 3 Comments

Mack the German shepherd fell into the hole while out for a walk.

# sinkhole - Monday 3 February, 2014

Well hole-y god: Giant sinkhole swallows family car
# Sinking Feeling
# Sinking Feeling

Well hole-y god: Giant sinkhole swallows family car

Feb 3rd 2014, 11:00 PM 54,507 Views 51 Comments

A couple in England got that sinking feeling (sorry) when a sinkhole appeared in their driveway.

# sinkhole - Monday 6 January, 2014

We thought that earlier pothole was big but then we saw this one...
# Well Hole-y God
# Well Hole-y God

We thought that earlier pothole was big but then we saw this one...

Jan 6th 2014, 8:21 PM 51,619 Views 87 Comments

Step aside, Tramore. Ballybunion has had a rough day.

Biggest Pothole Ever Pic of the Day
# BIG HOLE
# BIG HOLE

Biggest Pothole Ever Pic of the Day

Jan 6th 2014, 12:55 PM 39,498 Views 47 Comments

Keep your eyes open if you’re driving around Tramore today.

# sinkhole - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Underwater sinkhole suddenly swallows a dozen trees
# Om Nom Nom
From The Daily Edge
# Om Nom Nom

Underwater sinkhole suddenly swallows a dozen trees

Aug 22nd 2013, 9:05 AM 21,929 Views 50 Comments

Damn nature, you scary.

# sinkhole - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Video: The moment a resort villa is partly swallowed by sinkhole
# Florida
# Florida

Video: The moment a resort villa is partly swallowed by sinkhole

Aug 13th 2013, 10:31 AM 12,687 Views 49 Comments

Nearly a third of the Summer Bay Resort collapsed yesterday in Orland, Florida.

# sinkhole - Thursday 4 July, 2013

Video: Dramatic rescue after woman's car swallowed by sinkhole
# Bizarre
# Bizarre

Video: Dramatic rescue after woman's car swallowed by sinkhole

Jul 4th 2013, 9:01 AM 13,003 Views 23 Comments

The driver was unharmed, but “shaken-up” after the ordeal.

# sinkhole - Sunday 16 June, 2013

Stunning 120-yard eagle chip gives Mickelson US Open hope as Rose blooms
# Ya Beauty
From The42
# Ya Beauty

Stunning 120-yard eagle chip gives Mickelson US Open hope as Rose blooms

Jun 16th 2013, 9:26 PM 3,468 Views 0 Comments

Hunter Mahan and Justin Rose inherited the lead after Lefty’s putting woes at the third but that was just the beginning.

# sinkhole - Monday 18 March, 2013

What causes a sinkhole?
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

What causes a sinkhole?

Mar 18th 2013, 8:45 AM 25,284 Views 24 Comments

And why are some more slow-moving than others?

# sinkhole - Thursday 14 March, 2013

Sinkhole opens up in a housing estate in Cork
# I See China
# I See China

Sinkhole opens up in a housing estate in Cork

Mar 14th 2013, 2:24 PM 28,156 Views 19 Comments

The one-foot-deep and one-foot-wide hole didn’t get to stay around for too long though.

# sinkhole - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

Another man swallowed by a sinkhole, this time on a golf course
# Fore!
From The42
# Fore!

Another man swallowed by a sinkhole, this time on a golf course

Mar 12th 2013, 5:16 PM 8,006 Views 9 Comments

“It reminds me of the movie Space Jam when Michael Jordan was playing golf and disappeared into the ground.”

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