Basic Biographical Details

Name: Edwin Paul Wheeler
Designation: Architect
Born: 1874
Died: 1 March 1944
Bio Notes: Edwin Paul Wheeler was born in 1874 and practised in London. In 1899 he joined the LCC architects' department (housing section) later transferring to schools. In 1935 he was appointed to the post of Architect to the Council and Superintending Architect of Metropolitan Buildings. He retired on 10 April 1939 after 40 years' service with the Department.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1London, EnglandBusiness   

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 2London County Council Architects' Department (LCC Architects' Department)18991935Assistant(?) 
Item 2 of 2London County Council Architects' Department (LCC Architects' Department)19351939Chief Architect 


RIBA Proposals

This architect proposed the following individuals for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 7Louis David Blanc5 December 1938for Fellowship
Item 2 of 7Thomas Kerr20 July 1911for Licentiateship
Item 3 of 7James Macrae1931for Licentiateship
Item 4 of 7Robert RobertsonMid 1930for Fellowship
Item 5 of 7Robert Scott Skilling1931for Licentiateship
Item 6 of 7Elizabeth Margaret Smeall30 November 1936for Associateship
Item 7 of 7Stephen Sutherland4 April 1938for Associateship


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 1British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1London Metropolitan Archives Biographical volumes on Council architects