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Hamilton Welcome

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HAMILTON WELCOME (S5x32) 5C set Roy Goldring Welcome to Hamilton

1- 8 1s cross down also 3s+5s (each couple cross down from top place) to dance reflection reels of 3 on sides while 2s and 4s stand to end (1)2(3)4(5)
9-16 Repeat from new pstns to end in original places
17-24 1s+2s dance RH across, 1s cross RH and cast down 2 places
25-32 1s+4s dance LH across, 1s cross LH and cast to bottom. 23451

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

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Hamilton is a town in South Lanarkshire, in the west-central Lowlands of Scotland. It serves as the main administrative centre of the South Lanarkshire council area and it is the fifth largest town (excluding cities) in Scotland.
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Hamilton Town House Incorporating Library, Opened By King George V, 9th July 1914

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