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Gloucestershire Solitaire

2 decks. Average. No redeal.

Gloucestershire Solitaire
Gloucestershire Solitaire
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Gloucestershire Solitaire uses 104 cards (2 decks).

You have 8 tableau piles with the number of cards per pile increasing from three to ten from left to right. You also have 52 open cards - the reserve.

Aces are moved to the foundations as they become available.

The object of the game
To build the foundations up in suit until each pile contains 26 cards wrapping from King to Ace as necessary.

The rules
The top cards of tableau piles are available to play. You may build tableau piles down in sequence and alternating color wrapping from Ace to King as necessary. One card or group of cards in the proper sequence can be moved from pile to pile. Empty tableaus may be filled by any card or group of cards.

All cards in the reserve are available for play on the foundations or tableau piles.