The Creel

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

Dance instructions

1 - 4 1s & 2s, also 3s & 4s dance ½ rights & lefts.
5 - 8 1s & 4s dance ½ rights & lefts.
9 - 12 2s & 4s, also 1s & 3s dance ½ rights & lefts.
13 - 16 2s & 3s dance ½ rights & lefts. All should now be on opposite sides in the order 4, 3, 2, 1.
17 - 24 All dance ½ reels of 4 on the sides. 2s & 3s do not finish the reel, rather they stop before passing each other to give the order 1, 3, 2, 4.

All set & turn partners right hand ½ way.

25 - 32 1s & 3s, also 2s & 4s dance pousettes to finish 3, 1, 4, 2.

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