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Rotherham Romp

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ROTHERHAM ROMP (J4x32) 4C set John Drewry Bankhead Book 6

1- 8 1s set, cast below 4s and lead up to top
while 2s stand for 2 bars then set, cast to bottom and lead up
while 3s stand for 4 bars then set, cast to bottom and lead up
9-16 1s+2s+3s Promenade and 1s cross and cast to 2nd place opposite side as 2s dance up to 1st place and 3s dance to own places
17-24 1s turn 3s 1½ times on sides (1L turns 3M RH, 1M turns 3L LH), 1s cast to 4th place and cross RH to own sides
25-32 All circle 8H round and back

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

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Rotherham is a town in South Yorkshire, England.

It lies on the River Don, at its confluence with the River Rother, between Sheffield and Doncaster.

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Rotherham Town Hall

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