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The Walkers O' Banchory

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THE WALKERS O' BANCHORY (S8x32) 3C (4C set) John Drewry Bankhead Book 3

1- 8 1s+2s set and link, 1M followed by partner cast up round 2M and dance down middle to 1M between 3s and 1L between 2s
9-16 2s+1s+3s dance down the middle and back, 2s+1L pull back RSh to face down
17-24 2s+1s+3s set and change places RH with opposite person; all set and 3s+2s change places RH with opposite person while 1s ¾ turn LH to end 1M facing up, 1L facing down
25-32 1M+2L+3L also 1L+2M+3M dance RH across on sides; 1M with 2s (at top) also 1L with 3s (at Bottom) dance LH across 1s ending 2nd place own sides. 213

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

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Banchory (pronounced "ban kuh ree"), (Scottish Gaelic: "Beannchar", "blessed place"), is a burgh or town in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, lying approximately 18 miles west of Aberdeen, near where the Feugh River meets the River Dee.

Bonnie Banchory
River Dee, Banchory

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