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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
Cunard Line Andania Montreal (Summer)-Liverpool & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool 102 December 23 1928
North German Lloyd Derfflinger Galveston-Bremen-Halifax 222 May 12 1928
Anchor-Donaldson Line Transylvania Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Glasgow & St. John, N.B., Halifax (Winter)-Glasgow. 97 December 22 1928
Furness Line Nova Scotia St. John's, N. F., Halifax-Liverpool 43 October 1 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Albertic Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Southampton, Havre, London & Halifax (Winter)-Southampton, Havre, London 767 September 2 1928
Swedish American Line Drottningholm New York, Halifax, Boston-Gothenburg 151 August 18 1928
Red Star Line Lapland New York-Antwerp-Halifax February 4 1928
Baltic-America Line Estonia New York-Libau, Danzig-Halifax 378 March 24 1928
Hamburg-American Line Thuringia New York, Boston-Hamburg, Cobh, Southampton, Cherbourg, Boulogne S/M-Halifax 271 March 11 1928

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