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The Tolsta Rant

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THE TOLSTA RANT (J5x32) 5C set Margaret Gibbs Braeside Dances

1- 8 1s and 3s turn RH and cast down 1 place, lead down between next couple and cast up to face 1st corners
9-16 1s and 3s set to and turn 1st corner, set to and turn 2nd corner (end on sides between corners)
17-24 All Adv+Ret, 1s and 3s cross RH and change places LH on sides with 4s/5s
25-32 All circle 10H round and back. 24153

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


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Tolsta (Bail' √ôr Tholastaidh) is a village on the Isle of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides, Scotland.
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