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

Feb 1st 2021, 9:34 AM 92,112 Views 48 Comments

The hole appeared near the Cross Guns Bridge.

Still serving the club at 39 and losing the home pitch to a sinkhole that looked like 'an earthquake'
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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 29,799 Views 2 Comments

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

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

Oct 22nd 2019, 12:48 PM 38,544 Views 33 Comments

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

Another sinkhole has appeared in Co Monaghan
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Another sinkhole has appeared in Co Monaghan

Dec 21st 2018, 10:28 AM 40,972 Views 26 Comments

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

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

Sep 27th 2018, 8:04 AM 27,210 Views 20 Comments

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

'It's just a miracle it didn't happen any other evening' - Monaghan club to fundraise after sinkhole damage
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'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 26,924 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
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# GAA Club

Pillars collapsing in old gypsum mine may have caused Monaghan sinkhole

Sep 26th 2018, 9:21 AM 36,063 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.

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

Sep 25th 2018, 9:40 AM 48,907 Views 41 Comments

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

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

Sep 24th 2018, 2:20 PM 65,626 Views 38 Comments

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

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

Nov 15th 2016, 8:04 AM 22,028 Views 35 Comments

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

Japanese city street swallowed by giant sinkhole
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Japanese city street swallowed by giant sinkhole

Nov 8th 2016, 8:44 PM 25,681 Views 23 Comments

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

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

Aug 2nd 2016, 10:17 PM 36,701 Views 44 Comments

The sinkhole has grown to 26 feet in diameter.

A car fell down a massive sinkhole in London this morning
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A car fell down a massive sinkhole in London this morning

May 12th 2016, 8:24 AM 42,257 Views 40 Comments

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

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

May 9th 2016, 1:58 PM 25,454 Views 13 Comments

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

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

Dec 30th 2015, 7:01 PM 19,433 Views 15 Comments

Bad weather and high tides caused the damage.

66-foot sinkhole appears in housing estate in England
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66-foot sinkhole appears in housing estate in England

Oct 1st 2015, 3:27 PM 29,395 Views 37 Comments

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

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

Aug 27th 2015, 9:52 PM 24,596 Views 29 Comments

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

A massive sinkhole has opened up in Brooklyn
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A massive sinkhole has opened up in Brooklyn

Aug 4th 2015, 2:33 PM 20,560 Views 13 Comments

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

A giant sinkhole ate this police car...
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A giant sinkhole ate this police car...

Jun 6th 2015, 12:20 PM 16,402 Views 13 Comments

Crikey.

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

Apr 23rd 2015, 11:47 AM 36,141 Views 42 Comments

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

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

This sinkhole has opened up in the middle of Dublin

Mar 31st 2015, 9:53 PM 81,620 Views 99 Comments

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

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

Mar 25th 2015, 7:22 PM 15,614 Views 10 Comments

The passengers were unharmed.

Pair swallowed by sinkhole in pavement after getting off bus
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Pair swallowed by sinkhole in pavement after getting off bus

Feb 24th 2015, 11:35 AM 18,201 Views 20 Comments

They fell 10 feet into the ground.

Woman swallowed by sinkhole while hanging out her washing
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# Sinking Feeling

Woman swallowed by sinkhole while hanging out her washing

Nov 25th 2014, 6:00 PM 52,253 Views 34 Comments

A bad day for drying.

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

Nov 24th 2014, 11:02 AM 28,907 Views 40 Comments

The incident occurred in Castleisland town in Co Kerry.

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

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

May 3rd 2014, 10:00 AM 4,066 Views 1 Comment

So tiny. So miniature.

'Combination of factors' caused massive Kilkenny sinkhole
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'Combination of factors' caused massive Kilkenny sinkhole

Feb 26th 2014, 4:41 PM 24,124 Views 26 Comments

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

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

Feb 17th 2014, 1:36 PM 47,919 Views 87 Comments

The hole appeared near a disused mine over the weekend.

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

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

Feb 4th 2014, 8:30 PM 1,778 Views 3 Comments

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

Well hole-y god: Giant sinkhole swallows family car
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Well hole-y god: Giant sinkhole swallows family car

Feb 3rd 2014, 11:00 PM 54,457 Views 51 Comments

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

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

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

Jan 6th 2014, 8:21 PM 51,572 Views 87 Comments

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

Biggest Pothole Ever Pic of the Day
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Biggest Pothole Ever Pic of the Day

Jan 6th 2014, 12:55 PM 39,471 Views 47 Comments

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

Underwater sinkhole suddenly swallows a dozen trees
# Om Nom Nom
# Om Nom Nom

Underwater sinkhole suddenly swallows a dozen trees

Aug 22nd 2013, 9:05 AM 21,921 Views 50 Comments

Damn nature, you scary.

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

Aug 13th 2013, 10:31 AM 12,681 Views 49 Comments

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

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

Jul 4th 2013, 9:01 AM 12,996 Views 23 Comments

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

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

Jun 16th 2013, 9:26 PM 3,448 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.

What causes a sinkhole?
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What causes a sinkhole?

Mar 18th 2013, 8:45 AM 25,221 Views 24 Comments

And why are some more slow-moving than others?

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

Sinkhole opens up in a housing estate in Cork

Mar 14th 2013, 2:24 PM 28,113 Views 19 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 12th 2013, 5:16 PM 7,991 Views 9 Comments

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

The 9 at 9: Sunday
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The 9 at 9: Sunday

Mar 3rd 2013, 9:03 AM 12,255 Views 18 Comments

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

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