Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Bannetstane

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE BANNETSTANE (J4x32) 4C set P Gordon

1- 8 All dance 8H round to left ½ way, set and cross RH
9-16 Repeat above Fig from new places
17-24 1s cast 1 place and meet holding RH as 2s ¾ turn RH moving up and form a line up/down centre of dance, 2s+1s Balance-in-Line, 1s cast down 1 place on opposite sides and meet holding RH as 2s ½ turn RH and 3s ¾ turn RH to form line of 6 in centre, 2s+3s+1s Balance-in-Line
25-32 1s cast down 1 place and meet RH as 2s and 3s ½ turn RH and 4s ¾ turn RH to form line of 8, all Balance-in-Line and turn partners RH to own sides

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



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