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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 199 April 29 1928
Red Star Line Arabic New York-Antwerp-Halifax 151 February 19 1928
Hamburg-American Line Cleveland New York, Boston-Hamburg, Cobh, Southampton, Cherbourg, Boulogne S/M-Halifax 340 March 23 1928
Baltic-America Line Lituania New York-Libau, Danzig-Halifax 190 March 4 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Albertic Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Southampton, Havre, London & Halifax (Winter)-Southampton, Havre, London April 16 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Megantic Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Southampton, Havre, London & Halifax (Winter)-Southampton, Havre, London 271 June 24 1928
Swedish American Line Drottningholm New York, Halifax, Boston-Gothenburg 123 June 17 1928
Red Star Line Arabic New York-Antwerp-Halifax 303 April 22 1928
Hamburg-American Line Westphalia New York, Boston-Hamburg, Cobh, Southampton, Cherbourg, Boulogne S/M-Halifax 129 June 24 1928

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