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Large manhole sinking and tarmac breaking up

Reported in the Manhole category anonymously at 20:25, Wednesday 22 January 2020

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 5 minutes later

This huge manhole is sinking, and the tarmac breaking up all round. As you can see from the wear, the near edge is right on the tyre line of many vehicles. The serrated edge makes the tarmac break up on the indents. It's not yet a problem for vehicles, but could presumably collapse. It is also 15 feet from our bedroom, and vehicles going over the serrated edge make a double thump which is very annoying at night. It is marked PO (phone cables?) It has been making these thumps for years, and is obviously not in a sensible place, but I guess we are stuck with that.

Council ref: ENQ20854898

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  • Thank you for your enquiry. This issue has been passed onto the relevant team for investigation.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 20:30, Wednesday 22 January 2020

  • This report has been closed. However the issue has been passed to the relevant team for consideration for future programmed works

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 06:38, Tuesday 11 February 2020

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