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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
Furness Line Nova Scotia 118 May 16 1948
Canadian Pacific Steamships Empress of Canada 669 November 24 1948
Scythia 1608 October 10 1948
Holland-America Line Tabinta Halifax-Quebec-Rotterdam, Amsterdam 427 June 29 1948
Cunard White Star Limited Scythia Montreal, Quebec, Halifax-Greenock, Liverpool, Southampton, Cherbourg, Havre, Cuxhaven, London 1608 October 10 1948
Canadian Pacific Steamships Empress of Canada 697 July 21 1948
Furness Line Nova Scotia St. John's, Halifax, Boston-Liverpool 120 April 11 1948
Fort Amherst 0 June 7 1948
United States Lines Marine Tiger 600 October 31 1948

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