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The Auld Grey Cat (Boyd)

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THE AULD GREY CAT (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Iain Boyd Let's All Dance

1- 8 1s cross RH and cast 1 place (2s step up), 1s cross LH and cast up to original places (2s step down)
9-16 1s dance reflection reels of 3 on sides (in and down to start)
17-24 1s lead down the middle and back to place
25-32 1s+2s dance Allemande

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

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Also see the dance The Auld Grey Cat (Mitchell) by John W Mitchell.

Auld grey cat looking at the camera
Auld Grey Cat

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