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Bill Hendry's Reel

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BILL HENDRY'S REEL (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Ian Barbour Magic Medicine

1- 8 1s+2s+3s set and cross RH, 2M dances RH across with 1s as 2L dances RH across with 3s ending in lines across (1L and 3M in centre)
9-16 1s+2s+3s dance 6H round and back ending in lines across
17-24 1s+2s+3s change with partners LH, change RH with opposite person (with 1M dancing below 3s for RH across as 1L dances above 2s for RH across and end on own sides. 321
25-32 3s cross and cast to 3rd place while 2s+1s set and cross RH moving up 1 place; all set and cross RH to own sides

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

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