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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 Portssort descending Passengers Month Day Year
Scandinavian-American Line Frederik VIII 128 September 8 1928
Canadian Pacific Steamships Empress of Britain 927 August 25 1938
Canadian Pacific Steamships Empress of Australia 499 August 4 1938
Canadian Pacific Steamships Duchess of York 521 August 5 1939
Canadian Pacific Steamships Duchess of York 720 August 10 1935
Canadian Pacific Steamships Duchess of Richmond September 14 1935
Red Star Line Westernland 91 July 13 1930
United States Lines Washington 234 January 29 1951
Anchor-Donaldson Line Letitia 682 September 16 1928

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