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The West Highland Line

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THE WEST HIGHLAND LINE (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Muriel A Johnstone and Bill Zobel Blackadder Collection

1- 8 1s+2s turn RH and 1s cast to 2nd place as 2s lead up, 1s+3s turn RH and 1s cast to 3rd place as 3s lead up
9-16 2s+3s+1s dance reflection reels of 3 on sides (2s down between 3s to start) and 1s end facing 1st corners as 3s cast to 3rd place
17-24 1s dance 'Hello-Goodbye' setting and end BtoB (Man facing up, Lady down)
25-32 1s dance reels of 3 across (RSh to 2nd corner to start) and 2s+1s+3s set

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

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The West Highland Line is a railway line linking the ports of Mallaig (pronounced "mal-ig") and Oban in the Scottish Highlands to Glasgow in Central Scotland.

The line was voted the top rail journey in the world by readers of independent travel magazine Wanderlust in 2009.

The West Highland Line
The West Highland Line

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