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192 MILES HOME (J4x48) Sq.Set Katy Sweetman RSCDS Book 50
Note: All turns with Elbow Grip - RE=Right Elbow, LE=Left Elbow

Part A
1- 8 1s nearer hands joined dance between 3s, separate, cast into centre and dance out between 2s/4s back to place (1M between 2s, 1L between 4s)
9-16 1s turn RE, turn corners LE, 1s turn RE, 1M+2M also 1L+4L turn LE
17-24 1s turn RE, 1M+3L also 1L+3M turn LE. 1s dance to original places facing out, set and turn inwards to face partner

Part B
1- 4 Men pass LSh dancing to Right into next Lady's place, face out while Ladies cast to partner's place and face in. All turn corner (dancer on Left) LE to finish nearer hands joined with corner facing in
5- 8 All Advance with corner and Men Retire with Lady on Left
9-12 Ladies leading, all repeat bars 1-4
13-16 All Advance with corner and Men Retire with partner to new position (1 place round anticlockwise)
17-24 All circle 8H round and back

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


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