3 couple longways proper
Playford 1721. Douglas and Helen Kennedy 1929.
Tune: Greensleeves and Yellow Lace and Green sleeves and Yellow Lace
A1 1-4 1st couple set and cast into 2nd place, 2nd couple move up. 5-8 2nd couple the same. A2 1-4 Again 1st couple set and cast and 2nd couple move up. 5-8 2nd couple set and turn single upward (1s stay put). B1 1-8 1st man figure-8 through 3rd couple (anticlockwise round woman), 1st woman (starting after her partner) figure-8 through 2nd couple (clockwise round man). B2 1-8 First couple individually do full figure eights through the other ends (to their lefts), ending passing each other right shoulder to the centreline and face right. A3 1-8 1st man hands-3 with 3rd couple 1 1/2, while 1st woman the same with 2nd couple; 1st couple pass R shoulder, A4 1-8 Hands-3 at opposite ends of set; 1st couple pass R shoulder and go into 2nd place. B3 1-8 1st man hey with 3rd couple (passing 3rd woman L) while 1st woman hey with 2nd couple (passing 2nd man L). B4 1-8 1st couple hey at opposite ends, 1st couple lead down to 3rd place, as the 3rd couple moves up. Da capo, 2nd couple leading; then 3rd couple.