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Proitzer Mühle

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PROITZER MÜHLE (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Avril and David Quarrie, 2020

1- 4 1s and 3s Petronella turn and set
5-16 Dance to Corners and Set (Diamond figure) 12 bars:
 1s and 3s pass partner RSh, 3M to face 2L and 1L to face 2M while 2s set; repeat twice more to end with 3s and 1s in centre facing partner, Men facing down, Ladies facing up
17-24 3s+1s dance ½ LSh reel of 4 (up/down); 1s+3s turn partner ¾ LH to own side. 1(2)3
25-32 1s cross RH, 1s+2s change places LH on sides; 2s+1s cross RH with partner, set. 213

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


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This jig, Proitzer Mühle, was devised for the Central German Branch AGM, held at the Proitzer Mühle, (Proitze 3, 29465 Schnega, Germany) in August 2020.

Proitzer Mühle is a historic watermill, currently a convention centre, in North Germany, about 2 hours drive from Hamburg, Bremen, Hannover and Magdeburg.

Proitzer Mühle
Proitzer Mühle, Schnega, Germany


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