Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

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PREMIUM BONDS (S4x32) 4C set John Drewry Greenburn Book 3
3s and 4s start on opposite sides

1- 8 1s and 4s cross down/up RH, 1M+4L and 1L+4M lead out LH cross and cast to 4th/1st places, 1s and 4s repeat back to places
9-16 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance RH across, 2s+3s dance LH across
17-24 All dance reels of 4 on sides
25-28 1s and 4s set and cross down/up to 2nd/3rd places while 2s and 3s cross RH and cast up/down to 1st/4th places
29-32 2s and 3s turn partners 2H 1½ times while centre persons on sides (1L+4M and 1M+4L) also turn 2H 1½ times. 2413

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


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