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Crystal Jig

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CRYSTAL JIG (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Margaret Henderson Imperial 4

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast 2 places, 1s cross RH and cast up 1 place into centre (LH joined) facing opposite sides while 2s and 3s turn partners RH once round to join RH with 1L/1M
9-16 All Balance-in-Line and 1s ½ turn and join RH with 2s/3s, all Balance-in-Line and 1s ½ turn to...
17-24 1s dance reels of 3 across LSh to 1st corner (1M with 3s and 1L with 2s) into...
25-32 1s dance reels of 3 on sides dancing between 2s to start

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


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