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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 Year
Cunard Line Andania Montreal (Summer)-Liverpool & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool 487 June 4 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Cedric Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast 594 August 18 1928
Scandinavian-American Line Oscar II New York-Scandinavian Ports-Halifax 124 March 10 1928
Hamburg-American Line Thuringia New York, Boston-Hamburg, Cobh, Southampton, Cherbourg, Boulogne S/M-Halifax 56 October 7 1928
Swedish American Line Drottningholm January 2 1928
Cunard Line Tuscania 81 December 2 1928
Baltic-America Line Estonia 126 November 5 1928
Cunard Line Ascania 833 April 30 1928
Red Star Line Lapland 206 June 16 1928

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