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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 January 1 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Laurentic Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast 413 October 21 1928
Scandinavian-American Line Hellig Olav New York-Scandinavian Ports-Halifax 117 June 16 1928
Holland-America Line Veendam New York-Rotterdam, Boulogne Sub-mer, Southampton-Halifax 149 May 10 1928
Cunard Line Andania Montreal (Summer)-Liverpool & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool 75 January 1 1928
Scandinavian-American Line Hellig Olav 117 June 16 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Albertic 255 October 29 1928
Cunard Line Alaunia 215 February 25 1928
Scandinavian-American Line United States 163 August 17 1928

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