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Tonbridge Castle

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

TONBRIDGE CASTLE (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Peter Knight Rannoch Sheet 2

1- 8 1s and 3s Petronella turn, set (2L steps up, 2M steps down). 1s+2L also 3s+2M dance RH across into lines across, 2L between 1s at top, 2M between 3s
9-16 All set, dance reels of 3 across, 2s passing person on Right by RSh
17-24 2s Petronella turn to opposite sides (1)(2)(3). All set, turn partners 1½ RH, 3s end on own sides, 1s+2s remain in centre retaining hands ready for...
25-32 1s+2s Poussette

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Dance Information

Tonbridge Castle is situated in Tonbridge, Kent, England.

The original Motte-and-bailey castle was built by Richard Fitz Gilbert soon after the Norman Conquest to guard the crossing on the River Medway.

Tonbridge Castle
Tonbridge Castle

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