Skandinavisk Linjetrafik.

M/V SCANIA

Off.no: Build: 1964 Shipyard: Uddevallavarvet Ab Uddevalla. # 264.
Dwt: 630 Grt: 2,505  
Speed: 16,5 Knots   Dim: 78,52 x 16,24 x 5,41 m

Ordered by Stockholms Rederi AB Svea's company Express Linjen to be used between Graddo - Mariehamn.

5/12 1963: Launched.

4/6 1964: Delivered to Stockholms Rederi AB Svea, Helsingborg, Sweden as SCANIA.

10/6 1964 - Nov. 1966: In traffic for Skandinavisk Linjetrafik between Korsor - Kiel.

6/11 1966: In Traffic Landskrona - Tuborg (Copenhagen.)

26/11 1971: Sold to OY Vaasa-Umeå AB, Vasa, Finland. Renamed SCANIA EXPRESS.

15/2 1972: In traffic Vasa - Umeå.

27/6 1972: Grounded off Vasklot beacuse electrical problem. Get of the ground by own power and manage to go back to Vasklot. Back in traffic after a few days.

April 1976: Sold to Gotlandstrafiken AB, Visby. (Rederi AB Gotland), Sweden. Renamed POLHEM and in traffic Oskarshamn - Visby - Nynäshamn during the summertime. Wintertime laid up as a reserv ferry.

1977. In traffic Grankullavik - Klintehamn during the summertime. Wintertime laid up as a reserv ferry.

1978 - 1980. In traffic Västervik - Visby - Grankullavik.

Aug. 1981: Sold to Vasilios A. Agapitor (Agapitos Lines), Piraeus, Greece.

18/8 1981: Renamed NEREUS at Finnboda Varv, Nacka.

20/7 1989: Went aground off Sitia, Crete when inward bound from rhodes and was abandoned by her passenger and crew. The ship was later broken in two and was declared as a "total constructive loss".