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A Toast To Aberdeen

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A TOAST TO ABERDEEN (S3x32) 3C set Eileen Watson 9 for 90 Aberdeen 90th

1- 8 1s+2s circle 4H round to left, facing down/up. 1s and 2s set. 1s cast off while 2s dance up and cast into place
9-16 1s turn RH 1¼ 1L dances down and casts up round 3L, while 1M dances up and casts off round 2M, while 2s+3s dance R&L starting LH on the side
17-24 2s+1s+3s dance RSh reels on side (1M and 3M pass RSh to start, 1L and 2W pass RSh to start). 1M and 3M also 1L and 2L pass RS
25-32 1s+3s dance Tournée

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

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Aberdeen lies on the east coast of Scotland. Aberdeen has won the Britain in Bloom competition a record-breaking ten times and in 2012 Mercer named Aberdeen the 56th most liveable city in the World, as well as the fourth most liveable city in Britain.

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