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The Vale Of Atholl

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THE VALE OF ATHOLL (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Evelyn Murray-Lenthall Perth Dance Book

1- 8 1s cross down below 2s to dance Figs of 8 on opposite sides. (1)23
9-16 1s cross down below 2s to dance reels of 3 on own side with 2s and 3s also crossing down from the top position. 1(2)(3)
17-24 1s set advancing and turn 2H to face up, 1s cast to 2nd place and petronella turn into middle BtoB facing own sides
25-32 1s dance Double Triangles ending 2nd place own sides except 2s+3s set and cross RH to own sides on bars 27-28

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

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