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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 Yearsort descending
Cunard Line Ascania Montreal (Summer)-Plymouth, Cherbourg, London, Hamburg, Southampton & Halifax (Winter)-Plymouth, Cherbourg, London, Hamburg, Southampton 447 September 24 1928
Anchor-Donaldson Line Letitia Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Glasgow & St. John, N.B., Halifax (Winter)-Glasgow. 409 October 14 1928
Red Star Line Lapland New York-Antwerp-Halifax 338 April 14 1928
Furness Line Nova Scotia St. John's, N. F., Halifax-Liverpool 26 June 18 1928
Baltic-America Line Lituania New York-Libau, Danzig-Halifax 520 July 30 1928
Red Star Line Lapland New York-Antwerp-Halifax December 9 1928
Hamburg-American Line Thuringia New York, Boston-Hamburg, Cobh, Southampton, Cherbourg, Boulogne S/M-Halifax 108 June 3 1928
Compagnie Generale Transatlantique (French Line) La Bourdonnais New York-Vigo, Bordeaux-Halifax 98 July 3 1928
Holland-America Line Volendam New York-Rotterdam, Boulogne Sub-mer, Southampton-Halifax 333 April 27 1928

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