Posts Tagged ‘subsidence’

The Saggiest Building in San Franciso: Just Look at It for a While, Closely

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

That’s the Ferry Building Clock Tower in the background so that means that this is Pier Zero or Pier Two or something:

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Something’s just not right here…

The Sinking Sidewalks of San Francisco

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008

Sometimes, the ground beneath your feet is less solid than you think.

There’s nothing holding this piece of concrete up but air and it looked like you could store a lot of stuff down there.

Newspaper cover girl Beyonce shown for scale:

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Tread lightly!