RDCDS Leeds Branch
THE ORKNEY REEL (R96) Sq.Set        J Stuart
1- 8      All change places RH with Partners all joining hands & set, repeat back to places 9-24      All dance Schiehallion reel
25- 32      Men dance LH across 1/2 way while Ladies chase clockwise 1/4, join RH with nearest Man (wheel formation) & set, repeat with Ladies changing places with Men as they set
33 - 40      Repeat bars 25-32 with Ladies in centre
41 - 48      Repeat bars 25-32 with Men in centre
49-56      Repeat bars 25-32 with Ladies in centre but end with Men BtoB facing own partner
57-64      All set, Men set & 1/4 turn to right while Ladies petronella 1 place to right, repeat to end facing own partner in opposite place
65-72      All turn RH to face anticlockwise & Promenade back to places
73-80      1s+3s dance Ladies Chain
81-88      2s+4s dance Ladies Chain
89-96      All circle 8H round & back

Based on MINICRIB by Charles Upton.

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