Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

At The Top Of The Hill

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

AT THE TOP OF THE HILL (J3x32) 3C set Ann Dix Reel Friends 2

1- 8 1s set to 2s and change places on sides (1M+2M LH, 1L+2L RH), 1s cross down RH to dance ½ reels of 3 on opposite side ending in 2nd place opposite side
9-16 1s petronella turn, set, change places RH, 1L dancing up between 3s, 1M down between 2s and cast round to right to 2nd place own side
17-24 1s pass LSh to dance Diag ½ reel of 4 with 1st corners (pstns), 1s ending in centre 1L in 1st place facing down and 1M in 3rd place facing up, all circle 6H round ¾ way to left (all on opposite sides)
25-32 1s pass LSh to dance Diag ½ reel of 4 with 1st corners (pstns), 1s ending in centre 1L in 3rd place facing up and 1M in 1st place facing down, all circle 6H round ¾ way to left to end on own sides. 312

(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)


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