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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 Company Ship Ports Passengers Month Day Yearsort descending
White Star Line Canadian Service Calgaric 0 June 10 1927
Red Star Line Lapland 338 April 14 1928
Baltic-America Line Estonia New York-Libau, Danzig-Halifax 258 August 26 1928
Swedish American Line Drottningholm New York, Halifax, Boston-Gothenburg 123 June 17 1928
North German Lloyd Seydlitz New York, Boston-Bremen-Halifax 265 August 14 1928
Cunard Line Alaunia Montreal (Summer)-Plymouth, Cherbourg, London, Hamburg, Southampton & Halifax (Winter)-Plymouth, Cherbourg, London, Hamburg, Southampton 392 September 30 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Megantic 480 April 1 1928
Cunard Line Ascania 290 July 2 1928
Red Star Line Arabic 303 April 22 1928

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