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The Maid Of The Mill

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THE MAID OF THE MILL (J8x40) 3C (4C set) RSCDS Book 21

1- 8 1s turn RH, cast to 3rd place, turn LH and cast back up to top
9-16 1s cross down to dance reflection reels of 3 on opposite sides (1s end facing 1st corners)
17-24 1s set to 1st corners, set to 2nd corners and turn RH 1½ times to end 2nd place own sides
25-32 1s dance ½ reels of 3 across 1L with 2s and 1M with 3s, turn LH to 2nd place opposite sides
33-40 1s dance ½ reels of 3 with same couples and turn RH to 2nd place own sides

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

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