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A Trip To Orlova

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A TRIP TO ORLOVA (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Sandra Welch (2017) RSCDS Dunfermline 90th Anniversary Dances (4)

1- 8 1s cross down to dance reels of 3 on opposite sides. 1s end in centre, opposite sides, nearer hands joined with partner facing down while 3s end in centre facing partner
9-16 1s advance and retire, advance and ½ turn LH to 2nd place own side while
3s ½ turn RH to face up, advance and retire, ½ turn LH back to place
Bars 9-10: 2s dance up to 1st place. 213
17-20 1s+2M+3L (top 2 Men, bottom 2 Ladies) dance ½ R&L
21-24 1s+2L+3M (top 2 Ladies, bottom 2 Men) dance ½ R&L. (3)1(2)
25-32 3s+1s+2s set, 1s turn RH while 2s and 3s dance anticlockwise ½ round set (4 bars), 2s+1s+3s set. 213

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

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Orlová is a town in the Karviná District, Moravian-Silesian Region, Czech Republic, and lies in the historical region of Cieszyn Silesia.

Downtown Orlová-Lutyně, Czech Republic

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