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ROYAL EXCHANGE (J8x32) 3C (4C set) James B. Cosh 22 SCDs

1- 8 1s dance in and cast to face 2nd corner, set to and turn corner 2H to face 1st corner
9-16 ½ reels of 3 on sides, 1s giving LSh to 1st corner; ½ reels of 3 across, 1s giving RSh to 4th corner position. 1s end in 2nd place own sides (3)1(2)
17-24 3s+1s+2s Adv&Ret for 1 step and cross passing RSh, 1s cast round 2nd corner into lines across (M between 3s in 1st place and L between 2s)
25-32 All Adv&Ret for 1 step, change places with opposite person passing RSh and 1s cast round 4th corner to 2nd place

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

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