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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/pi)  

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/pii)  

Introductory acrostic

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/piii)  

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/piv)  

An Index to the Dances

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p1)  

The Cooler

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The Cooler
Set to y.r Part. and Cast off one Coup.l, set
again you cast off another Coup.l your P.r up into
her Place, then set three at bottom and three at
top and turn round the same, Lead out at
bottom & turn in the Middle, then at top and
turn in the Middle. %%endtext

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p2)  

Just a going

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Just a Going
Set with y.r Partner to the Second
Woman and turn all three, then to the
second Man and turn all three, Lead thro'
the second Coup.l and turn hands with
the third, then right and left with the
second Couple. %%endtext

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p3)  

Mosee

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Mosee
Cross over two Couple and up again
the same, Hands round all four at top.
and right and left.

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p4)  

Ne'er a Bottom

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Ne'er a bottom
Lead through the first Coup.l and
on the Outside of the Second, Turn your
Part.r at bottom, Lead through the second
Couple and on the Outside of the first turn
your Partner at top, Hands across all four
at top, then right and left. %%endtext

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p5)  

The Kentish Cricketters

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The Kentish Cricketters
Hands across quite round with the
2d Coup.l then back again, Cross over two
Coup.l Lead up to the top and Cast off
One Couple, Set and Corners and lead
out at the Sides. %%endtext

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p6)  

The Merru Councellor

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The Merry Councellor
Set across and turn, Then set to
to your Part.r and cast off one Coup.l and
Right and left with the top Coup.l, Then
set and cast round Corners.

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p7)  

The Four Drunken Maids

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The Four Drunken Maids
Lead thro' the first coup.l and on the
Outside of the 2d then turn your Part.r lead
thro' the 2d Coup.l and on the Outside of the
1st then turn your Part.r cross [over?] two coup.l
lead up to the Top foot it and Cast off. %%endtext

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p8)  

Tague's Ramble

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Jaque's Ramble
Cast back One Coup.l and turn y.r Part.r
then cast back the 2d Coup.l and turn y.r Part.r
cross up two Coup.l and fall back into the 2d
Coup.l's places, then right and left with the
third Couple. %%endtext

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p9)  

Quite Prodigious

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Quite Prodigious
Set to your Part.r and turn, then to the
2d Wom.n your Part.r to the 2d Man and
turn, Fall down two Coup.l you on the Wom.n's
side your Part.r on the Man's Slip up into
your Places then Slip down One Coup.l %%endtext

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p10)  

The Bed Chamber

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The Bed Chamber
Your Part.r fall back one coup.l you
follow her, back again and turn Hands
You set to the 2d Wom.n your Part.r to the
2d Man and turn, your Part.r fall down
the Middle you after her, Then your Part.r
set to the 3d Man, you to the 2d Wom.n
and turn in the Middle. %%endtext

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p11)  

Drops of Brandy

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Set to your Part.r and turn, then set
to the second Wom.n your Part.r to the 2d
Man and turn, cross over two Coup.l lead
up to the top and cast off. Set at Corners
and turn, and lead out at Sides. %%endtext

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p12)  

Frisk it

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Frisk it
Set to y.r P.r cast off & turn, set again cast off
another Coup.l & turn, lead up to the top, set, cast off, right
& left w.th 3d Coup.l, Hands across w.th the 2d & 3d Woman
then w.th the 2d and 3d Man, Then set to your P.r
cast round Corners and turn her in the Middle. %%endtext

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p13)  

Prince George

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Prince George
Set to your Part.r cast off and turn
the third Wom.n w.th your right Hand fall
back w.th the 3d Coup.l and foot it, your Part.r
at the same time turn the 2d Man & fall
back w.th the 1st Coup.l and foot it, The
Reverse, foot it to your Part.r and turn. %%endtext

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p14)  

Bread and Cheese

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Bread and Cheese
Cast off two Cup.l . cast up again :
Change Places and hands round all four
. Foot it to your Partner, Right
hand and left.

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p15)  

So she bid me tell you

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So she bid me tell you
First Cu. gallop down 2 Cu. up again to
the Top and cast off into the 2d Cu. place
. 2d Cu. do the same : 1st Cu. cross over
and half figure .: Hands all four half
round and Right and left. %%endtext

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p16)  

Trip to Farley

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Trip to Farley
First man set to the 2d Woman
and turn . His Partner the same
w.th the 2d Man : Set four and turn
. cross over and turn ::

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p17)  

We are all a Coming

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We are all a Coming
First Man foot it to the 2d Wo. and turn
Single then turn his Part.r . first Wo. do
the same : 1st Cu. cross over and half figure
at the top w.th the 2d Cu. . then the whole
figure at bottom w.th the 3d Cu. and turn
Partners.

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p18)  

Pau Paw

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Pau, Paw,
The 1st Man set to the 2d Wo. and turn
single, then turn her, the 2d Man do the same.
cross over and figure thro' the 1st Cu. then right
and left quite round, then lead thro' the 3d
Cu. and thro' the 2d Cu. then cast off and turn
your Partners. %%endtext

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p19)  

Auretti's Dutch Skipper

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Aurotti's Dutch Skipper
The first Man cast off behind the Second
Man and turn his Part.r once round the 1st
Wo. do the same w.th the secong Man The
1st Cu being in the 2d Cu. place go the double
figure thro' the 3d Cu. and turn each other. %%endtext

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p20)  

Topsy Turvy

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Topcy Turvy
The 1st Man set and turn single then
turn the 2d Wo. . First Wo. do the same
: Then 1st Cu. lead up, and 2d Cu. lead
down, then right and left quite round Clap
and cast off and double figure at the bottom
then clap lead up and cast off. %%endtext

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Kitty Bridge's 1745 Notebook (8084/p21)  

Bread and Cheese

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Alister
Cast down two Coup.l and up again. Cross
over two Coup.l lead up the middle and
Cast off. Foot it corners and turn, then
lead out Sides.

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