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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 ascending
Canadian Pacific Steamships Empress of Canada Montreal, Quebec, Saint John, Halifax-Liverpool, London, Greenock 705 April 1 1948
Furness Line Nova Scotia 76 August 19 1948
Furness Line Newfoundland 86 July 2 1948
Cunard White Star Limited Ascania 826 September 4 1948
Cunard White Star Limited Aquitania 1278 March 2 1948
United States Lines Marine Marlin New York, Halifax-Cobh, Plymouth, Southampton, Havre, Antwerp, Bremen, Bremerhaven, Hamburg 300 April 8 1948
Canadian Pacific Steamships Empress of Canada Montreal, Quebec, Saint John, Halifax-Liverpool, London, Greenock 669 November 24 1948
Cunard White Star Limited Aquitania 1803 August 3 1948
United States Lines Marine Flasher New York, Halifax-Cobh, Plymouth, Southampton, Havre, Antwerp, Bremen, Bremerhaven, Hamburg 550 November 26 1948

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