The Craven Reel

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Name: The Craven Reel Type: Reel Bars: 32
Set: 4 couple longwise (3 couple dance) Devised by: Derek Haynes
Published in: The Fifth Carnforth Collection of Scottish Country Dances.
Own music: Unknown Suggested music: Unknown

Dance instructions

1 - 8 1st lady, followed by her partner casts off 2 places to dance 4 hands across right hand with the 3s.
9 - 16 1st lady, followed by her partner dances up behind men to original places to dance 4 hands across with the 2s.
17 - 24 1s, 2s & 3s dance right shoulder reels of 3 on the sides.
25 - 32 1st lady, followed by her partner casts off 1 place, dances up between 2s, casts round 2nd man to finish in 2nd place on own side.

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