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Offline mrodoc

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Sink hole at Torquay
« on: May 28, 2018, 07:17:25 am »
 https://www.devonlive.com/news/devon-news/honeycomb-caves-fears-under-torbays-1563533. Is Caverbabe involved in checking this out.  Plenty of caves to find there but it seems they may fill it in.

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Re: Sink hole at Torquay
« Reply #1 on: May 28, 2018, 10:51:08 pm »
Looks more like the washing out of loose rock (Permian breccias) and soil from behind the seawall rather than a natural karstic cave. The site is not on limestone. Still, an interesting one for the geotechnical engineers...