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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
Furness Line Newfoundland St. John's, N. F., Halifax-Liverpool 28 April 29 1928
Holland-America Line Rijndam 339 April 6 1928
Cunard Line Franconia Montreal (Summer)-Liverpool & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool 799 August 18 1928
Anchor-Donaldson Line Cameronia Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Glasgow & St. John, N.B., Halifax (Winter)-Glasgow. 69 January 30 1928
Scandinavian-American Line Frederik VIII 217 May 26 1928
Cunard Line Antonia 532 October 6 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Doric Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast 477 June 10 1928
Red Star Line Arabic New York-Antwerp-Halifax 66 October 14 1928
Hamburg-American Line Westphalia New York, Boston-Hamburg, Cobh, Southampton, Cherbourg, Boulogne S/M-Halifax 244 April 8 1928

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