Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Boatman

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE BOATMAN (S4x32) 4C set C Fryer
3s and 4s start on opposite sides

1- 8 1s+4s dance double Figs of 8 on sides
9-16 2s and 3s dance Figs of 8 across crossing between 1s/4s to start
17-24 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance ½ R&L, 1s+4s dance ½ R&L. (2)(4)13
25-32 All circle 8H round and back

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

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