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Tribute To The Black Watch

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TRIBUTE TO THE BLACK WATCH (R4x32) 4C set Rob Sargent New Ruthven Autumn Collection

1- 8 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance ½ R&L, 1s+4s dance ½ R&L as 2s and 3s cross RH
9-16 All set and 2s+4s also 1s+3s dance ½ RH across and chase clockwise back to own sides
17-24 2s+4s also 1s+3s circle 4H round and back
25-32 All circle 8H round and back

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Dance Information

The Black Watch, 3rd Battalion, Royal Regiment of Scotland is an infantry battalion of the Royal Regiment of Scotland.

Prior to 28 March 2006, the Black Watch was an infantry regiment. The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) from 1931 to 2006, and The Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) from 1881 to 1931. Part of the Scottish Division, it was the senior regiment of Highlanders.

Black Watch Image
Soldier Of The Black Watch c.1740

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