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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
Cunard Line Antonia Montreal (Summer)-Liverpool & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool 532 October 6 1928
Anchor-Donaldson Line Athenia Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Glasgow & St. John, N.B., Halifax (Winter)-Glasgow. 1009 April 9 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Regina Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast 934 April 30 1928
Red Star Line Pennland New York-Antwerp-Halifax 279 July 7 1928
Furness Line Newfoundland St. John's, N. F., Halifax-Liverpool 21 October 20 1928
Anchor-Donaldson Line Letitia Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Glasgow & St. John, N.B., Halifax (Winter)-Glasgow. 409 October 14 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Regina Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast 1093 August 18 1928
Scandinavian-American Line Frederik VIII New York-Scandinavian Ports-Halifax 367 March 17 1928
Hamburg-American Line Thuringia New York, Boston-Hamburg, Cobh, Southampton, Cherbourg, Boulogne S/M-Halifax 66 November 19 1928

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