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David Hepper
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    There is no officer named ‘Magic’ in contemporary Navy Lists (Steel’s). I believe Active was commissioned in February 1793 by Sir Edmund Nagle, who remained in command until August 1794.
    (source: Derek Cripps Royal Navy 1773 – 1807 Ships, Captains, Stations)