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The Double Diamond Strathspey

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THE DOUBLE DIAMOND STRATHSPEY (S4x32) 4C set Roy Goldring Social Dances 2002 (Leeds 40th Anniv)

1- 8 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance Diamond Poussette
9-16 1L+2M also 3L+4M pass RSh turn to face each other and turn about to dance into others place, 1M+2L also 3M+4L repeat
17-24 1s and 3s dance ½ Fig of 8 round couple above them, 2s and 4s dance ½ Fig of 8 round couple below
25-32 1s+4s+3s (bottom 3 couples) dance the Knot

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

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