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Dunham Oaks

Source: Brian Wedgbury; published in English Dance & Song, Autumn 1973. Vol XXXV. No. 3
Formation: Longways; Improper

A1 Circle Left
With Neighbour: Fall Back a Double, Lead Forward a Double
A2 Partner Cross Over; Wide Turn Single Right
Star Left
B1 Half Poussette AC (#1 Man Pull)
Partner Set; Neighbour Set
B2 Neighbour Dosido
Three Changes - start Right with Neighbour

Music:
32 bars.

Notes:
The direction of the Half Poussette is not clear since the caller's right wall is not the same as the dancers' right wall when facing up. AC flows more nicely out of the Star Left and is the conventional direction. Some people interpret the words "Circular Hey" as meaning "without hands", but that is just a local convention in some areas. The caller specifies whether it should be done with or without hands; either would work in this dance.

The layout of the page below has been edited slightly to make it fit better.

Original page from English Dance & Song, Autumn 1973

Dunham Oaks
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