Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 07 April 2020

Coates, Wells Wintemutelocked

  • Fiona MacCarthy


Coates, Wells Wintemute (1895–1958), architect and industrial designer, was born on 17 December 1895 in Tokyo, Japan, the eldest of the six children of the Revd Dr Harper Havelock Coates (1865–1934), Canadian-born Methodist medical missionary and professor of philosophy and comparative religion at the ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

private collection
Historical Manuscripts Commission, National Register of Archives
National Portrait Gallery, London
Architectural Review
Royal Society of Arts, London
Royal Institute of British Architects, British Architectural Library, London
University of Newcastle upon Tyne