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Ship Arrival Database

This is a schedule of passenger ships calling at Pier 21 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Please note, it is based on incomplete records. The source material for 1960 and 1962-1966 was damaged or missing. Some crossings, such as those chartered by refugee assistance organizations, may not be reflected.

This database search covers the years 1928 to 1971.

THERE ARE NO PASSENGER LISTS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS DATABASE, THESE ARE ARRIVAL DATES ONLY.

To find out how to obtain information regarding people travelling on a ship please contact us.

Dates are based on scheduled arrival dates, so they are occasionally off by a day or two due to delays caused by circumstances such as weather.

If you have questions about the schedules or are looking for an arrival that doesn’t appear, please contact us.

Ship Arrivals Search

Total records: 13865
Shipping Companysort descending Ship Ports Passengers Month Day Year
Goya 850 March 10 1951
General S. D. Sturgis 860 March 7 1948
Empire MacRae November 24 1945
Ile de France 8000 June 20 1945
Hellenic Beach January 22 1951
General C. C. Ballou October 19 1950
Lady Nelson 376 June 28 1946
General LeRoy E Eltinge 0 April 23 1949
Lady Nelson 497 March 17 1945

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