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Location address: United Kingdom, Northumberland
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Milecastle 10 (Walbottle Dene) was a milecastle of the Roman Hadrian’s Wall. It is located near to the modern village of Throckley in Tyne and Wear, northern England. Much of the milecastle lies beneath a road but partial remains of the north wall can be seen in the garden of Dene House. It has been excavated several times and its walls located, though the remains have been “considerably damaged by ploughing”. Only one of the two associated turrets has been located and excavated.
Milecastle 14 (March Burn) was a milecastle of the Roman Hadrian’s Wall. Its remains exist as a low (maximum 0.4 metres (1.3 ft) on the west side) platform, south of the B6318 Military Road and about 1 kilometre (0.62 mi) to the west of the road junction at Rudchester Farm.
Milecastle 11 (Throckley Bank Top) was a milecastle of the Roman Hadrian’s Wall. No remains exist, but the measured position is the middle of the old village of Throckley Bank Top, under the Working Men’s Club.
Milecastle 12 (Heddon) was a milecastle of the Roman Hadrian’s Wall. Its remains lay under Town Farm, Heddon-on-the-Wall, (just opposite the farm house) with nothing visible on the surface.
Milecastle 13 (Rudchester Burn) was a milecastle of the Roman Hadrian’s Wall. Its remains exist as a low platform south of the B6318 Military Road.