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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
Hamburg-American Line Thuringia New York, Boston-Hamburg, Cobh, Southampton, Cherbourg, Boulogne S/M-Halifax 108 June 3 1928
Compagnie Generale Transatlantique (French Line) Chicago New York-Vigo, Bordeaux-Halifax 20 January 18 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Doric Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast 643 August 5 1928
Scandinavian-American Line Hellig Olav New York-Scandinavian Ports-Halifax 96 August 24 1928
Red Star Line Lapland New York-Antwerp-Halifax 206 June 16 1928
Hamburg-American Line Westphalia New York, Boston-Hamburg, Cobh, Southampton, Cherbourg, Boulogne S/M-Halifax 50 September 16 1928
Compagnie Generale Transatlantique (French Line) Roussillon New York-Vigo, Bordeaux-Halifax 160 April 25 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Adriatic Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast 517 August 25 1928
Cunard Line Aurania Montreal (Summer)-Plymouth, Cherbourg, London, Hamburg, Southampton & Halifax (Winter)-Plymouth, Cherbourg, London, Hamburg, Southampton 771 April 22 1928

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