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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 Companysort descending Ship Ports Passengers Month Day Year
Furness Line Newfoundland St. John's, Halifax, Sydney, Boston-Liverpool 46 September 12 1938
Furness Line Nova Scotia St. John's, N.F., Halifax, Sydney, N.S., Boston-Liverpool 31 October 19 1936
Furness Line Nova Scotia St. John's, N.F., Halifax, Sydney, N.S., Boston-Liverpool 29 July 12 1935
Furness Line Newfoundland 38 May 10 1930
Furness Line Nova Scotia 55 April 30 1956
Furness Line Nova Scotia St. John's, N.F., Halifax, Boston-Liverpool 12 June 24 1933
Furness Line Nova Scotia 63 March 28 1950
Furness Line Nova Scotia 19 October 7 1933
Furness Line Newfoundland 83 March 10 1950

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