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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

Shipping Company Ship Ports Passengers Month Day Yearsort descending
Anchor-Donaldson Line California Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Glasgow & St. John, N.B., Halifax (Winter)-Glasgow. 44 January 15 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Laurentic Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast 413 October 21 1928
Scandinavian-American Line Hellig Olav New York-Scandinavian Ports-Halifax 117 June 16 1928
Holland-America Line Veendam New York-Rotterdam, Boulogne Sub-mer, Southampton-Halifax 149 May 10 1928
Anchor-Donaldson Line Caledonia Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Glasgow & St. John, N.B., Halifax (Winter)-Glasgow. August 20 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Megantic Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Southampton, Havre, London & Halifax (Winter)-Southampton, Havre, London 271 June 24 1928
Scandinavian-American Line Oscar II New York-Scandinavian Ports-Halifax 102 November 17 1928
Cunard Line Ausonia Montreal (Summer)-Plymouth, Cherbourg, London, Hamburg, Southampton & Halifax (Winter)-Plymouth, Cherbourg, London, Hamburg, Southampton 455 March 4 1928
Cunard Line Ausonia Montreal (Summer)-Plymouth, Cherbourg, London, Hamburg, Southampton & Halifax (Winter)-Plymouth, Cherbourg, London, Hamburg, Southampton 276 June 18 1928

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