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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 Athenia Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Glasgow & St. John, N.B., Halifax (Winter)-Glasgow. 1111 September 3 1928
Swedish American Line Stockholm New York, Halifax, Boston-Gothenburg 123 June 24 1928
North German Lloyd Karlsruhe New York, Boston-Bremen-Halifax 93 November 29 1928
Cunard Line Ausonia Montreal (Summer)-Plymouth, Cherbourg, London, Hamburg, Southampton & Halifax (Winter)-Plymouth, Cherbourg, London, Hamburg, Southampton 375 November 6 1928
Baltic-America Line Estonia New York-Libau, Danzig-Halifax 328 June 3 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Albertic Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast 312 February 27 1928
Red Star Line Pennland New York-Antwerp-Halifax 396 May 12 1928
Furness Line Nova Scotia St. John's, N. F., Halifax-Liverpool 31 July 23 1928
Compagnie Generale Transatlantique (French Line) Roussillon New York-Vigo, Bordeaux-Halifax 160 April 25 1928

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