She was built in Tonsberg, Norway by Kaldnes Engineering Works Ltd. for Tanktransport Ltd., Norway (A/S Tanktransport) as Marita. Through her career this ship sailed as Marita (72), Polyfyton for Acheloos Shipping Co. Ltd., Greece (79), Mathios for Tazetta Maritime Inc. of Greece (82), Agoras for Freshdrop Shipping Ltd., Malta (84) and finally Island Voyager for Island Shipping Ltd., Maldive Islands.
By the end of 1985 after an average length sailing career Island Voyager was retired and sold for scrapping. She arrived at Huangpu, China before the end of January, 1986 and in the months that followed she was gradually dismantled and her steel was shipped away for recycling.
Information courtesy Marine News (The World Ship Society), Lloyds Registers and the Fairplay Internet Ship Register
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