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Glengarry Homestead

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GLENGARRY HOMESTEAD (S4x32) 4C set John Brenchley Kangaroo Paw

1- 8 1s+3s dance ½ Figs of 8 round 2s/4s, 1s+3s dance down 1 place and turn inwards face up as 2s also 4s dance up 1 place and in to face 1s/3s and all set
9-16 2s+1s also 4s+3s circle 4H round to left, all dance ½ RSh reels of 4 on sides but end with 1s+4s ¾ turning LH bringing Ladies into centre
17-24 1s+4s dance the Targe:-
' 17-18 1st and 4th Ladies ¾ turn RH while Men dance ¼ way round anticlockwise
' 19-20 1st Man with 4th Lady and 1st Lady with 4th Man full turn LH
' 21-22 1st and 4th Ladies ¾ turn RH while Men dance ¼ way round anticlockwise
' 23-24 1st Man with 4th Lady and 1st Lady with 4th Man turn LH to end on sides to end (3)1(4)2
25-32 All dance ½ RSh reels of 4 on sides, all set and 3s+4s cross to own sides. 2413

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


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Glengarry Homestead is a heritage-listed homestead at Gladstone-Monto Road, Boynedale, Gladstone Region, Queensland, Australia.

It was built from c. 1894 to c. 1920 on a hill overlooking the Boyne River Valley and was added to the Queensland Heritage Register on 21 October 1992.

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Glengarry Homestead, 2009


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