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Welcome To Dunblane

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WELCOME TO DUNBLANE (R8x40) 3C (4C set) John Drewry Rondel Book

1- 8 1s dance Fig of 8 on own sides round 2s and 3s dancing between 2s to start
9-16 1s cross down and dance reels of 3 across (1L with 2s passing 2M RSh and 1M with 3s passing 3L RSh) to end in facing lines of 3 across
17-24 2s+1s+3s set, change places RH with opposite person, set, 1s turn RH to face 1st corners while 2s and 3s change places RH on sides back to place
25-32 1s dance ½ reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass RSh and dance ½ reel with 2nd corners
33-40 1s ¾ turn RH, 1M dances up and casts down on Ladies' side while 1L dances down and casts up on Men's side, 1s chase clockwise to 2nd place on own sides while 2s+3s set diagonally and dance LH across 1½ times

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


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Dunblane is a small cathedral city and former burgh north of Stirling in the Stirling council area of Scotland.

Its main landmark is Dunblane Cathedral and the Allan Water which runs through the town centre, with the Cathedral and the High Street on the east side.

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Dunblane From The Bridge Over Allan Water - Dunblane Cathedral In The Distance


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