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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
White Star Line Canadian Service Albertic Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Southampton, Havre, London & Halifax (Winter)-Southampton, Havre, London 717 May 15 1928
Swedish American Line Drottningholm New York, Halifax, Boston-Gothenburg 116 May 13 1928
Compagnie Generale Transatlantique (French Line) La Bourdonnais New York-Vigo, Bordeaux-Halifax 156 May 21 1928
Red Star Line Lapland New York-Antwerp-Halifax 158 July 15 1928
Hamburg-American Line Cleveland New York, Boston-Hamburg, Cobh, Southampton, Cherbourg, Boulogne S/M-Halifax 44 December 1 1928
Holland-America Line Volendam New York-Rotterdam, Boulogne Sub-mer, Southampton-Halifax 176 March 22 1928
Cunard Line Ausonia Montreal (Summer)-Plymouth, Cherbourg, London, Hamburg, Southampton & Halifax (Winter)-Plymouth, Cherbourg, London, Hamburg, Southampton 55 May 14 1928
White Star Line Canadian Service Megantic Montreal, Quebec (Summer)-Southampton, Havre, London & Halifax (Winter)-Southampton, Havre, London 524 July 23 1928
Swedish American Line Drottningholm New York, Halifax, Boston-Gothenburg 234 July 15 1928

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