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Ayrshire Lasses

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AYRSHIRE LASSES (S5x32) 5C set Derek Haynes Carnforth Collection 4

1- 8 1s+3s cross RH, cast 1 place, cross LH, cast (Lady up and Man down) and end in the middle (1M and 3L having passed LSh)
9-16 Reels across: 1M+3L+4s reel of 4 in centre while 1L+2s and 3M+5s reels of 3, all giving RSh to 1st corner
17-24 1s+3s turn 1st corner, partner, 2nd corner and partner into...
25-32 All dance RH across (2s+1L and 1M+4s+3L and 3M+5s), 1s and 3s turn partners LH and cast down 1 place on own side (to 2,4,1,5,3)

(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams


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Ayrshire is a registration county, and former administrative county in south-west Scotland, located on the shores of the Firth of Clyde. Its principal towns include Ayr, Kilmarnock and Irvine.
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