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Prince Edward Island

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PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND (S4x32) 4C set John Drewry Summer Collection 88
3s and 4s start on opposite sides

1- 8 1s+2s also 3s+4s set and rotate:
 Set, rotate singly and dance on 1 place clockwise, change places RH on sides and dance on 1 place to own sides. 2143
9-16 All dance RSh reels of 4 on side 1s and 4s omitting last LSh pass and curve round to face person just passed. 2413
17-24 2s+4s also 1s+3s set on sides (Highland Schottische for Men and Glasgow Highlander step for Ladies) and turn twice with 2H
25-32 4s and 1s set on sides, petronella turn into centre, 1M and 4M set while partners dance round each other to face partner and Petronella turn to sides. 24(1)(3)

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

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This dance, Prince Edward Island, was devised by John Drewry for a Summer School held in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1988.

Prince Edward Island (PEI or P.E.I.) is a Canadian province consisting of an island of the same name, as well as other islands.

Prince Edward Island is located in the Gulf of St. Lawrence west of Cape Breton Island, north of the Nova Scotia peninsula, and east of New Brunswick.

Fisheries form one of the major industries of Prince Edward Island.

Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island

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