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The New Rigged Ship

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THE NEW RIGGED SHIP (J8x48) 3C (4C set) RSCDS Book 9

1- 8 1s+2s circle 4H round and back
9-16 1s dance reels of 3 on own sides giving RSh to 2s
17-24 1s lead down the middle and back to top
25-32 1s cross RH, cast 1 place, cross LH and cast to 3rd place
33-40 1s lead up to top and cast 1 place, set to 1st corner and to 2nd corner
41-48 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides giving RSh to 2nd corner and cross RH to own sides. 213

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


The New Rigged Ship
RSCDS Book 9
Jig   8 x 48 bars   3 Couple Repeat   4 Couple Set   Lengthwise Set

  1-8   1s2s 4 hands round and back;

  9-16 1s2s3s reels of 3 on own sides, giving right shoulder to 2s to start;

17-24 1s lead down the middle and back to the top;

25-28 1s cross and cast;

29-32 1s cross by the left and cast to 3rd place;

33-36 1s lead up to the top and cast to face first corners;

37-38 1s set to first corners;

39-40 1s set to second corners;

41-46 1s reels of 3 on opposite sides, giving right shoulder to 2nd corners to start;

47-48 1s cross to own sides, finishing 2s1s3s.

(MAXICRIB, Scottish country dancing instructions compiled by Reuben Freemantle)


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