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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 Portssort descending Passengers Month Day Year
Home Lines Atlantic 1110 August 15 1953
Canadian Pacific Steamships Empress of Scotland 564 April 21 1953
Furness Line Nova Scotia 40 August 29 1932
Canadian Pacific Steamships Empress of France 123 December 23 1956
Furness Line Newfoundland 49 November 23 1953
Canadian Pacific Steamships Empress of Britain 727 July 27 1939
Canadian Pacific Steamships Empress of Australia 645 November 12 1953
Furness Line Newfoundland 40 October 22 1956
Canadian Pacific Steamships Duchess of York 580 August 18 1938

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