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#Sinkhole

# sinkhole - Friday 21 December, 2018

Another sinkhole has appeared in Co Monaghan

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

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

# sinkhole - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

# sinkhole - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Japanese city street swallowed by giant sinkhole

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

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

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

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

Bad weather and high tides caused the damage.

# sinkhole - Thursday 1 October, 2015

66-foot sinkhole appears in housing estate in England

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 This post contains videos

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

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

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

# sinkhole - Saturday 6 June, 2015

A giant sinkhole ate this police car... Holey Cow This post contains videos

# sinkhole - Thursday 23 April, 2015

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

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

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 This post contains videos

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

The passengers were unharmed.

# sinkhole - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Pair swallowed by sinkhole in pavement after getting off bus South Korea This post contains videos

Pair swallowed by sinkhole in pavement after getting off bus

They fell 10 feet into the ground.

# sinkhole - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

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

Woman swallowed by sinkhole while hanging out her washing

A bad day for drying.

# sinkhole - Monday 24 November, 2014

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

The incident occurred in Castleisland town in Co Kerry.

# sinkhole - Saturday 3 May, 2014

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

# sinkhole - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

'Combination of factors' caused massive Kilkenny sinkhole

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

The hole appeared near a disused mine over the weekend.

# sinkhole - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

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

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

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

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...

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

Biggest Pothole Ever Pic of the Day

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

# sinkhole - Thursday 22 August, 2013

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

Underwater sinkhole suddenly swallows a dozen trees

Damn nature, you scary.

# sinkhole - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Video: The moment a resort villa is partly swallowed by sinkhole Florida This post contains videos This post contains images

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

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

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

# sinkhole - Sunday 16 June, 2013

From The42 Stunning 120-yard eagle chip gives Mickelson US Open hope as Rose blooms Ya Beauty This post contains videos

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

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 This post contains videos

What causes a sinkhole?

And why are some more slow-moving than others?

# sinkhole - Thursday 14 March, 2013

Sinkhole opens up in a housing estate in Cork

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

# sinkhole - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

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

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

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

# sinkhole - Sunday 3 March, 2013

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Good morning! Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your Sunday.

# sinkhole - Friday 8 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge In pictures: Van trapped after road suddenly caves in Sinkhole This post contains images

In pictures: Van trapped after road suddenly caves in

Driver was injured in China’s Guangxi Province after his van dropped into a sudden sinkhole.

# sinkhole - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Girl rescued after falling through pavement in China Sinkhole This post contains videos

VIDEO: Girl rescued after falling through pavement in China

A sudden sinkhole swallowed the girl as she walked down the street.

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