Port of St. John, NB Passenger Lists 1909-1953

The Harbor at St. John, New Brunswick, Canada in 1907

The Harbor at St. John, New Brunswick, Canada in 1907

Saint John is the largest city in the Canadian province of New Brunswick, and the second largest in the maritime provinces. It is known as the Fundy City due to its location on the north shore of the Bay of Fundy at the mouth of the Saint John River, as well as being the only city on the bay.

Prior to the opening of the St. Lawrence Seaway in the late 1950s, the Port of Saint John functioned as the winter port for Montreal, Quebec when shipping was unable to traverse the sea ice in the Gulf of St. Lawrence and St. Lawrence River.

Digitized Passenger Lists for the Port of St. John

1909-04-09 Passenger List for Empress of Britain

1909-04-09 Empress of Britain Passenger List

  • Steamship Line: CPR Canadian Pacific Railway
  • Class of Passengers: Saloon
  • Date of Departure: 9 April 1909
  • Route: Liverpool to St. John, NB (Landing Mails at Halifax)
  • Commander: Captain J. A. Murray
1913-04-18 RMS Empress of Britain

1913-04-18 RMS Empress of Britain Passenger List

  • Steamship Line: Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR)
  • Class of Passengers: Second Saloon
  • Date of Departure: 18 April 1913
  • Route: St. John, NB to Liverpool
  • Commander: Captain Jas. A. Murray
1927-02-18 Passenger List for SS Montrose

1927-02-18 SS Montrose Passenger List

  • Steamship Line: Canadian Pacific Steamship Lines
  • Class of Passengers: Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 18 February 1927
  • Route: Liverpool to Saint John, N.B. via Belfast and Greenock
  • Commander: Captain E. Landy
1946-07-09 SS Drottningholm

1946-07-09 SS Drottningholm Passenger List

  • Steamship Line: Swenska Amerika Linien / Swedish American Line
  • Class of Passengers: Cabin
  • Date of Departure: 9 July 1946
  • Route: Gothenburg to Saint John NF and New York via Liverpool
  • Commander: Captain J. Nordlander
Front Cover, CPOS Passenger List for the 16 December 1953 Voyage of the SS Empress of Australia.

1953-12-16 SS Empress of Australia Passenger List

  • Steamship Line: Canadian Pacific (CPOS)
  • Class of Passengers: First and Tourist Class
  • Date of Departure: 16 December 1953
  • Route: Liverpool to Saint John, NB
  • Commander: Captain C. L. de H. Bell, D.S.C., R.D., R.N.R.
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