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The Beechwood Strathspey

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THE BEECHWOOD STRATHSPEY (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Dennis Steed Aberdeen Collection

1- 8 1s+2s Set+Link, 1s turn 2H opening out to face up with nearer hands joined
9-16 1s dance reels of 3 on own sides (1s in and up to start) and end facing 1st corners
17-24 1s dance Pass+Turn with 1st corners and pass RSh to face 2nd corners, Pass+Turn with 2nd corners ending with 1s facing up (Lady on Man's left)
25-32 1s lead up, cross, cast 1 place, dance down between 3s and cast up to 2nd place on own side

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

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