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Billy Adams (footballer, born 1897)

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Full name  William Adams
Name  Billy Adams
Role  Footballer
Date of birth  20 March 1897
Playing position  Defender
Date of death  5 December 1945 (1945-12-05) (aged 48)
Place of birth  Blackheath, Worcestershire

William Adams (20 March 1897 in Blackheath, Worcestershire – 5 December 1945 in Smethwick) was a footballer who played in The Football League for Barrow and West Bromwich Albion. Adams also played for Newport County.

Adams later became the landlord of a local Black Country public house now known as The Bell Inn. It is located on Rood End Road, Rood End, Langley. Adams was later buried in Rood End Cemetery after his death.


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