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Sgurr Alasdair

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SGURR ALASDAIR (R5x32) 5C set Roy Goldring Leeds 40th Anniv Book

1- 8 1s+2s+3s dance reels of 3 on the sides (1s in and down to start)
9-16 1s dance down between 2s+3s and cast up to 2nd place, 1L+3L turn LH 1½ times while 1M+3M turn RH 1½ times
17-24 1s+4s+5s dance reels of 3 on sides (1s out and down to start)

25-32 1s cast below 5s and dance up middle to 4th place, 1L+5L turn RH 1½ times while 1M+5M turn LH 1½ times

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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Sgurr Alasdair is the highest peak of the Black Cuillin, and the highest peak on the Isle of Skye.
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