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Memories Of Skye

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Memories Of Skye by Sue McKinnell 8x32 Strathspey for 3C

1-8 1C set, cross RH, and cast 2 places, meet below 3C and dance up the middle of the dance to 2W (1W leading); 2C step up on bars 3-4.
9-16 1C dance RH across with 2W, dance LH across with 3M, dance RH across with 2M, and dance LH across with 3W, ending in 2nd place on opposite sides.
17-24 1C dance 6-bar RS reels of 3 on the sides with corners, beginning with 1W giving RS to 2M and 1M giving RS to 2W. On bars 23-24, 1C cross RH to own sides.
25-32 2C, 1C, and 3C circle 6 hands round and back.


(Dance crib compiled by the deviser, Sue McKinnell, Aug 2001)

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Dance Information

Suggested music is Set of Strathspeys from Muckle Carfuffle.

Memories Of Skye
Laundry Cottage On Skye

Dance information by the deviser, Sue McKinnell.
Image copyright John Allan under this Creative Commons Licence 2.0.

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