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The Pipe Opener

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THE PIPE OPENER (J5x32) 5C set Roy Goldring G and S Dances 3

1- 8 1s and 5s Adv&Ret diagonally, 1s cross RH and cast 2 places
9-16 3s+1s+4s circle 6H round and back
17-24 1s cross LH and cast down 2 places, 2s and 1s Adv&Ret diagonally
25-32 All turn partner RH once round, once round LH

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

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