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A Trip To The Drakensberg

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A TRIP TO THE DRAKENSBERG (J8x40) 3C (4C set) Barbara J Rendle-Braime RSCDS Book 38

1- 8 1s set, cast 2 places and dance up to top (end with 2s stepping in below 1s)
9-16 1s+2s dance Poussette (end with 1s facing 1st corners)
17-24 1s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass LSh and dance ½ reel with 2nd corners (1s end 2nd place opposite side)
25-32 3M+1M+2M petronella turn into centre and set while 3L+1L+2L set and petronella turn into centre, all turn partners RH (end in Allemande hold)
33-40 3s+1s+2s dance Allemande

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

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The Drakensberg is the highest mountain range in Southern Africa, rising to 3,482 metres (11,424 ft) in height.

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