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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
Swedish American Line Stockholm New York, Halifax, Boston-Gothenburg 148 October 7 1928
Scandinavian-American Line Frederik VIII New York-Scandinavian Ports-Halifax 94 February 12 1928
Scandinavian-American Line United States New York-Scandinavian Ports-Halifax 197 March 31 1928
Holland-America Line Veendam New York-Rotterdam, Boulogne Sub-mer, Southampton-Halifax 99 August 16 1928
Cunard Line Alaunia Montreal (Summer)-Plymouth, Cherbourg, London, Hamburg, Southampton & Halifax (Winter)-Plymouth, Cherbourg, London, Hamburg, Southampton 972 August 6 1928
Cunard Line Antonia Montreal (Summer)-Liverpool & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool 650 June 18 1928
Anchor-Donaldson Line Letitia Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Glasgow & St. John, N.B., Halifax (Winter)-Glasgow. 495 June 24 1928
Swedish American Line Drottningholm New York, Halifax, Boston-Gothenburg 84 December 22 1928
Holland-America Line Nieuw Amsterdam I New York-Rotterdam, Boulogne Sub-mer, Southampton-Halifax 191 December 20 1928

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