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Millerton Brig

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MILLERTON BRIG (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Roy Goldring Ladies of Dunse

1- 8 1s lead down the middle, Lady dances under Man's arm and lead up to 2nd place opposite sides facing out
9-16 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides (pass 1st corner RSh) 1s turn 2H and end BtoB in centre (Lady face up, Man down) as 2s and 3s dance in
17-24 2s+1s+3s set, 2s+1L also 1M+3s circle 3H round ½ way, set, 2s dance out to 1st place opposite side and 3s to 3rd place as 1s pass RSh in centre
25-32 2s+1s+3s set, 2s+1M also 1L+3s circle 3H round ½ way, set, 2s and 3s dance out to sides as 1s petronella turn to 2nd place own sides

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

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This dance, Millerton Brig, was dedicated to Wilma Miller and was published in the booklet "The Ladies Of Dunse", a collection of dances from Duns and district published by The Duns and district branch of the RSCDS.

Front cover of The Ladies Of Duns booklet
Miss Margaret Rae And Wilma Miller, "The Ladies Of Dunse" Booklet

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