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Ernie Adams

Ernie Adams

Clubs played for: Arsenal, Colchester United, Crewe Alexandra, Darlington, Crook Town (1965- 1973)

Born: 1948

Birthplace: Hackney

Position: Goalkeeper

Biography: Hackney born goalkeeper who started his career at Arsenal but left for Colchester United before making an appearance for the first team. Subsequent moves took him further up country and he finally settled in County Durham. where he became a prison officer, working at HMP Frankland in Brasside where famous inmates have included Ian Huntly, Charles Bronson and Harold Shipman.

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