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Mrs MacPherson Of Inveran

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MRS MACPHERSON OF INVERAN (R8x32) 3C (4C set) John Drewry Bon Accord Book

1- 8 1s dance Inveran Reels with 2s+3s
9-16 1s turn RH 1½ times moving down to 2nd place opposite sides (2s step up); 1s cast up behind 2s and cross down to 2nd place own side
17-24 2s+1s+3s dance Grand Chain
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back

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

Mrs MacPherson of Inveran
John Drewry   Bon Accord Book
Reel   8 x 32 bars   3 Couple Repeat   4 Couple Set   Longwise Set

  1-8   Inveran reels:

  1-4   1s cross down into half reels of 3 on opposite sides;

  5-8   1s cross up into half reels of 3 on own sides;

  9-12 1s turn by the right 1½ times, finishing facing out on opposite sides in 2nd place;

13-16 1s cast up on opposite sides and cross down, finishing in 2nd place on own sides facing down;

17-24 2s1s3s grand chain (2s cross at the top to start);

25-32 2s1s3s 6 hands round and back.

(MAXICRIB, Scottish country dancing instructions compiled by Reuben Freemantle)

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