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A Trip To Coupar Angus

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A TRIP TO COUPAR ANGUS (R96) Sq.Set S Gibson

1- 8 All dance interlocking reels of 4
9-16 1s+3s dance RH cross and LH back
17-24 1s+3s Allemande hold dance in, Men passing LSh and dance LH across for 4 bars and twirl to face 2s/4s (1s and 3s BtoB with partner)
25-32 All dance reels of 4 across
33-40 1s and 3s dance between 2s/4s crossing LH and dance back to places and turn partner RH
41-72 2s+4s repeat bars 9-40
73-80 All dance in nearer hand joined with partner, set and turn right about, dance out with corner, set and turn right about
81-88 All dance in nearer hand joined with corner, set and turn right about, dance out with partner, set and turn right about
89-96 All Promenade round back to places

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


Dance Information

Coupar Angus is a town in Perth and Kinross, Scotland, situated four miles south of Blairgowrie.

The name Coupar Angus serves to differentiate the town from Cupar, Fife. The town was transferred from the county of Angus to Perthshire in 1891, but retained its traditional name.

Coupar Angus Image
Coupar Angus Clock Tower


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