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Golden Gateway Reel

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GOLDEN GATEWAY REEL (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Bob McMurtry Devil's Quandary

1- 8 1M dance LSh reel of 3 with 2s and 1M ends facing down between 3s
9-16 1L dances RSh reel of 3 with 2s while 1M dances RSh reel of 3 with 3s, 1L ends between 2s (1st place) and 1M between 3s facing down
17-24 1s dance RSh round 2M/3M and in to face 1st corners, turn corners RH (4 bars) and end facing 1st corners
25-32 1s dance 'Hello-Goodbye' setting ending with petronella turn to 2nd places

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


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