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Lady Mary Menzies' Reel

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LADY MARY MENZIES' REEL (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Castle Menzies RSCDS Book 7

1- 8 1s+2s dance RH across and LH across back and 1s cast to 2nd place
9-16 1s lead up and cross to form line of 4 across (Man facing Lady), 2s+1s set, 1s lead down to face 3s and set, end facing 1st corners
17-24 1s turn 1st corners RH, set to each other up and down dance, turn 2nd corners RH and set across dance
25-32 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides giving LSh to 1st corner and 1s cross RH to 2nd places

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

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