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GOURDIEBURN (S3x32) 3C set M Cowie Banffshire Book

1- 8 1s turn RH and cast 1 place, dance down between 3s and cast back to 2nd places
9-16 1s pass LSh and dance ½ reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass RSh and dance ½ reel of with 2nd corners ending in 2nd place opposite sides
17-20 1s petronella turn as 3s+2s change places RH on sides into lines across and all set down/up
21-24 1s petronella turn as 2s+3s cross RH to own sides and all set
25-32 1s dance up between 2s and cast to 2nd place, 1s+3s dance ½ Diamond Poussette. 231

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

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Gourdieburn is a locality nearby Potterton, approximately 7 miles (11 km) due north of Aberdeen, Scotland.

Country Road Near Potterton
Looking Downhill With A View Over Gourdieburn To The North Sea (In The Far Distance)

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