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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
Swedish American Line Drottningholm New York, Halifax, Boston-Gothenburg 84 December 22 1928
Cunard Line Antonia Montreal (Summer)-Plymouth, Cherbourg, London, Hamburg, Southampton & Halifax (Winter)-Plymouth, Cherbourg, London, Hamburg, Southampton 182 February 11 1928
Anchor-Donaldson Line Letitia Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Glasgow & St. John, N.B., Halifax (Winter)-Glasgow. 495 June 24 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Calgaric Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast 433 June 17 1928
Baltic-America Line Lituania New York-Libau, Danzig-Halifax 199 January 23 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Doric Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast & Halifax (Winter)-Liverpool, Glasgow, Belfast 401 September 30 1928
Scandinavian-American Line Oscar II New York-Scandinavian Ports-Halifax 291 May 19 1928
Baltic-America Line Polonia New York-Libau, Danzig-Halifax 160 November 24 1928
Holland-America Line Rijndam New York-Rotterdam, Boulogne Sub-mer, Southampton-Halifax 92 September 6 1928

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