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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 Yearsort descending
Holland-America Line Volendam New York-Rotterdam, Boulogne Sub-mer, Southampton-Halifax 329 August 9 1928
Anchor-Donaldson Line Cameronia August 27 1928
Cunard Line Ausonia 487 August 13 1928
Hamburg-American Line Thuringia 89 August 26 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Devonian January 16 1928
Furness Line Newfoundland 28 April 29 1928
Compagnie Generale Transatlantique (French Line) Roussillon New York-Vigo, Bordeaux-Halifax 69 September 24 1928
Red Star Line Pennland 298 August 4 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Megantic Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Southampton, Havre, London & Halifax (Winter)-Southampton, Havre, London 653 September 17 1928

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