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#Sinkhole

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

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

From TheJournal.ie People urged to stay away from sinkhole which has developed near Cork village Allihies Village

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Another sinkhole has appeared in Co Monaghan Magheracloone

Another sinkhole has appeared in Co Monaghan

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

From TheJournal.ie Monaghan sinkhole: Surface around five houses and along public road now being assessed Magheracloone GAA Club

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.

'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.

From TheJournal.ie Pillars collapsing in old gypsum mine may have caused Monaghan sinkhole GAA Club

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.

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

'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.

From TheJournal.ie School evacuated and road closed after sinkhole opens up on GAA pitch in Monaghan Precaution

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.

From TheJournal.ie Japanese workers praised as street swallowed by sinkhole reopens after just a week Hole Lotta Love

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Japanese city street swallowed by giant sinkhole Fukuoka

Japanese city street swallowed by giant sinkhole

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

From TheJournal.ie Australian couple wake up to find giant sinkhole in their back garden Swallowed Up

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

The sinkhole has grown to 26 feet in diameter.

From TheJournal.ie A car fell down a massive sinkhole in London this morning Swallowed Up

A car fell down a massive sinkhole in London this morning

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

From TheJournal.ie Major traffic disruption in Galway after collapse of road drain in city centre Sinkhole

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Sinkholes appear beneath train track in England as seawall begins to collapse Severe Damage

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

Bad weather and high tides caused the damage.

From TheJournal.ie 66-foot sinkhole appears in housing estate in England St Albans

66-foot sinkhole appears in housing estate in England

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

From TheJournal.ie 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.

From TheJournal.ie A massive sinkhole has opened up in Brooklyn New York

A massive sinkhole has opened up in Brooklyn

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

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

A giant sinkhole ate this police car...

Crikey.

From TheJournal.ie A woman fell into this giant hole that opened 'like a trapdoor' in the street London

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.

From TheJournal.ie This sinkhole has opened up in the middle of Dublin A Hole-y Mess

This sinkhole has opened up in the middle of Dublin

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

From TheJournal.ie 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.

From TheJournal.ie 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.

Woman swallowed by sinkhole while hanging out her washing

A bad day for drying.

From TheJournal.ie A 'sinkhole' has opened up in the middle of a housing estate in Kerry Sinkhole

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

The incident occurred in Castleisland town in Co Kerry.

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

So tiny. So miniature.

From TheJournal.ie 'Combination of factors' caused massive Kilkenny sinkhole Un-Holey

'Combination of factors' caused massive Kilkenny sinkhole

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

From TheJournal.ie 'No public safety issue' as 15 metre sinkhole appears in Kilkenny field Holey Moley

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

The hole appeared near a disused mine over the weekend.

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.

From TheJournal.ie Well hole-y god: Giant sinkhole swallows family car Sinking Feeling

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.

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Biggest Pothole Ever Pic of the Day BIG HOLE

Biggest Pothole Ever Pic of the Day

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

Underwater sinkhole suddenly swallows a dozen trees

Damn nature, you scary.

From TheJournal.ie 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.

From TheJournal.ie Video: Dramatic rescue after woman's car swallowed by sinkhole Bizarre

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

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

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.

From TheJournal.ie What causes a sinkhole? Careful Now This post contains videos

What causes a sinkhole?

And why are some more slow-moving than others?

From TheJournal.ie Sinkhole opens up in a housing estate in Cork I See China

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.

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.”

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Sunday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

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

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.

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