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Westward Ho!

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

WESTWARD HO! (R8x40) 3C (4C set) Mary Lawson Washington State Centennial

1- 8 1s+2s+3s dance Grand Chain (1s cross, 2s+3s change places RH on side to start)
9-16 1s cross RH, cast (2s step up); 1s dance ½ Fig of 8 up round 2s
17-24 Mirror reels of 3 on sides (1s in/down, 3s out/up). 1s end facing 1st corners
25-32 1s dance 'Hello-Goodbye' setting. 1s end in centre BtoB facing 2nd corners
33-40 Reels of 3 on sides (6 bars), 1s pass 2nd corner RSh to start, 1s cross RH to 2nd place own side. 213

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

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