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Toad Of Toad Hall

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TOAD OF TOAD HALL (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Tom Winter Dunsmuir Dances

1- 8 1s set and dance down below 3s, cast up round 3s and turn RH to give LH to 1st corner
9-16 1s Balance-in-Line and turn corners LH to give RH to 2nd corners and partner LH, 1s Balance-in-Line and turn corners RH and end in 2nd place opposite sides
17-24 2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on sides giving LSh to 1st corners and cross RH to 2nd place own sides
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back

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


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Mr. Toad, of Toad Hall, is one of the main characters in the novel The Wind In The Willows by Kenneth Grahame and also the title character of the A. A. Milne play Toad of Toad Hall based on the book.

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