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Dochroyle

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DOCHROYLE (J8x32) 2C (4C set) Ian Simmonds The Linden Collection

1- 8 1L casts down while 2M casts up and 1L+2M turn 1½ RH back to place
9-16 1M casts down while 2L casts up and 1M+2L turn 1¼ LH to end on opposite sides facing partner (Men face up, Ladies face down)
17-24 Modified Poussette:
 1s move up Ladies' side as 2s move down Men's side, ¼ turn to across set, 1s move to Men's side as 2s move to Ladies' side, ¼ turn
 2s move up Ladies' side as 1s move down Men's side, ¼ turn, couples move to centre and ¼ turn to line up/down centre. 2L 2M 1L 1M
25-32 2s+1s dance RSh reel of 4, Bars 31-32: all dance to own side, 1M follows 2M (from bottom), 2L follows 1L from top. 2 1

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


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