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The Jackdaw

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THE JACKDAW (J4x32) 4C set Ann Dix Reel Friends 2

1- 8 All set, 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance ½ double Fig of 8 (2s and 3s cast to start), 1s and 4s dance down/up into centre as 2s and 3s dance to ends
9-16 1s+4s dance Set and Rotate to end:-
' Set, rotate singly and dance on 1 place clockwise, change places RH on sides and dance on 1 place. (2)(4)(1)(3)
17-24 All set and cross RH, 2s+4s also 1s+3s set on sides and turn (full)
25-32 All dance RSh reels of 4. 2413

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

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