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Lord Brownlow's Strathspey

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LORD BROWNLOW'S STRATHSPEY (S3x32) 3C set Tom Arrol Berkhamsted Diamond Collection

1- 8 1s and 2s Set and Rotate
9-16 1s and 3s dance the Bourrel:-
' 1M+3L set advancing, ¾ turn 2H and twirl to end BtoB (Lady facing up, Man down) while partners chase anticlockwise ½ way,
' Set to partners and turn 2H (sometimes RH) to own sides having changed places
17-20 Top couple lead down to 3rd place cross and cast up to 2nd place as Middle couple set and cross down to 3rd place as Bottom couple cast up to 1st place and cross RH
21-24 All set and ½ turn 2H to own sides
25-32 1s set and cross RH, 1s cast to bottom and cross LH

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

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