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S S Johnstone

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S S JOHNSTONE (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Jackie Johnstone Loreburn Book 2

1- 8 1s+2s cross RH and dance ½ RH across, repeat LH
9-16 1s set and cast 2 places, 3s+1s set and turn 2H to end in line up/down set (Men BtoB)
17-24 1s+3s dance Highland Schottische Poussette:-
' 1s set Highland Schottische step with both hands joined dance out to Men's side while 3s set and dance out to Ladies' side both couples end with a ¼ turn to right
' 1s dance Highland Schottische down Men's side while 3s dance up Ladies' side both couples end with a ¼ turn to right
' 3s+1s dance Highland Schottische into centre to reform line of 4 in middle
' 3s+1s ¾ turn partners with 2H, 3s to own sides and 1s end facing 1st corners
25-32 1s dance LSh reels of 3 on opposite sides and 1s cross RH to 2nd place own side

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


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