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Country Bumpkin Author: Michael Barraclough (with my thanks for permission to publish)
Formation: Set dance, 4 or 5 couples
Lines forward and back, cross with arches.A2:
1s gallop down and up.B1:
1s face across and start a grand chain. When they meet at the bottom 1s make an arch.B2:
Other couples lead down through the arch, cast up to progressed places.
Said to work at any speed from a slow step-hop to a breakneck reel, and so could be very useful in almost any circumstances.
Video clip shows a slightly different version of this dance.