Folded Dimensions: 4" X 9"
Open Dimensions: 23" W X 18 " H
Date Location: Copyright date in lower right corner of map.
Cover Description: A color photograph of the Changing of the Guard in front of the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill occupies the lower 3/4's of the cover.   A white area with the title and the new shell logo is in the top 1/4. 
Date Code: Non Applicable
Scale: Main City Map 1" = 0.6 Miles
           Ottawa Downtown 1" = 0.25 Miles
           Ottawa District Map 1" = 6 miles
Main City Side Features: Title & Legend, Map of the City of Ottawa, Points of Interest
Opposite Side Features: Front and Rear covers, Street Index, Maps of Ottawa District and Ottawa Downtown.
Other: Complied, Reproduced and Lithographed in Canada by Rolph-Clark-Stone Ltd, Toronto
Note: A small triangle appears in the upper right corner of the cover.


Front and Rear Covers are Identical

Click on links below to view samples of maps from this issue.  Please note that a couple of the files are quite large and may take some time to download on computers with slower internet connections.
Downtown Ottawa Ottawa and District Portion of Ottawa South

One of the big changes happening in Ottawa in 1963 was the intrusive construction of the Queensway through the core of the city.  Have a look here at the portion of the highway that remained under construction in 1963.

The daily changing of the guard draws thousands of tourists from
 June through  August on the front lawn of the Parliament
 Buildings in Ottawa.