Research Council of Canada Building - Apocryphal books of Esdras - Ottawa, Ontario
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane
N 45° 26.304 W 075° 41.825
18T E 445479 N 5031889
Quick Description: This quote from the apocryphal books of Esdras, is located on a sandstone wall on the roof, above the main entrance to the Canadian Research Council of Canada Building, on Sussex Drive, in Ottawa, Ontario.
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 7/30/2020 8:15:19 PM
Waymark Code: WM12X8J
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
Views: 2

Long Description:
Inscription etched on the sandstone wall on the roof of the building:

"GREAT IS TRUTH AND MIGHTY ABOVE ALL THINGS
IT ENDURETH AND IS ALWAYS STRONG;
IT LIVETH AND CONQUERETH FOR EVER MORE;
THE MORE THOU SEARCHEST, THE MORE THOU SHALT MARVEL"

Inscription on bilingual plaques located on each side of the entrance door:

The inscription over the main entrance was chosen from the
apocryphal books of Esdras by the Right Honourable
W.L. MacKenzie King
Address:
100 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario


Website: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Please include the following with your submission of a visit:

1. Photograph as a proof of your visit.
2. Short narrative. Tell of your visit, share something new, edit the waymark with additional quotes found a the location, add new visiting hours or anything that would be nice to know when visiting the location.
3. Finally, please add a visit if you go to the area and you find the building, memorial, memorial or structure has been removed. Please submit an edit to the waymark adding the words {Historic/Removed} at the end. Also, edit the short description to annotate the reason it was removed for the value to other visitors.
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Etched in Stone
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
There are no logs for this waymark yet.