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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
Cunard Line Ascania 209 February 6 1928
Compagnie Generale Transatlantique (French Line) La Bourdonnais New York-Vigo, Bordeaux-Halifax 86 October 17 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Megantic 634 April 30 1928
Red Star Line Pennland 511 April 8 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Calgaric Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast 344 October 7 1928
Scandinavian-American Line Frederik VIII New York-Scandinavian Ports-Halifax 217 May 26 1928
Holland-America Line Nieuw Amsterdam I New York-Rotterdam, Boulogne Sub-mer, Southampton-Halifax 186 April 12 1928
Cunard Line Andania Montreal (Summer)-Liverpool & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool 487 June 4 1928
Swedish American Line Drottningholm 116 May 13 1928

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