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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
Red Star Line Pennland New York-Antwerp-Halifax 76 December 22 1928
Hamburg-American Line Westphalia New York, Boston-Hamburg, Cobh, Southampton, Cherbourg, Boulogne S/M-Halifax 129 June 24 1928
Scandinavian-American Line Hellig Olav 181 July 21 1928
Red Star Line Arabic 191 May 26 1928
Furness Line Newfoundland 65 August 11 1928
Cunard Line Aurania 684 May 27 1928
Cunard Line Aurania Montreal (Summer)-Liverpool & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool 313 March 17 1928
Scandinavian-American Line United States 197 March 31 1928
Scandinavian-American Line Oscar II 71 December 25 1928

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