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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 Year
White Star Line Canadian Service Doric Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast 526 May 14 1928
Red Star Line Pennland New York-Antwerp-Halifax 298 August 4 1928
Furness Line Newfoundland St. John's, N. F., Halifax-Liverpool 4 November 24 1928
Anchor-Donaldson Line Letitia Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Glasgow & St. John, N.B., Halifax (Winter)-Glasgow. 302 November 11 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Adriatic Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast 517 August 25 1928
Scandinavian-American Line Hellig Olav New York-Scandinavian Ports-Halifax 121 April 7 1928
Hamburg-American Line Thuringia New York, Boston-Hamburg, Cobh, Southampton, Cherbourg, Boulogne S/M-Halifax 40 December 30 1928
Baltic-America Line Lituania New York-Libau, Danzig-Halifax 220 September 4 1928
Compagnie Generale Transatlantique (French Line) Roussillon New York-Vigo, Bordeaux-Halifax 160 April 25 1928

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