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Forty-Five Years On

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FORTY-FIVE YEARS ON (R4x40) 4C set Lorna Reid 5 dances 2009

1- 8 1s dance down to 4th place as 4s cast to 1st place, 4s dance down to 2nd place as 1s cast up to 3rd place and 4s+1s set turning to right
9-16 RSh Alternating Tandem reels of 3 on own sides 4L+1L pass 2L, also 1M+4M pass 3M by right to start
17-24 4s+1s ½ turn RH and dance RH across ½ way, 2s+1s also 4s+3s ½ turn RH and dance RH across ½ way. 1234
25-32 1s+2M dance RH across and 2s end in 1st place, 1s+3L dance LH across and 3s end in 2nd place
33-40 1s+4M dance RH across and 4s end in 3rd place, 1s set and turn RH to 4th place

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


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