Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Castle Of Mey

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CASTLE OF MEY (R8x32) 3C (4C set) John Walton RSCDS Diamond Jubilee

1- 8 1s dance Inveran reels with 2s+3s
9-16 1s+2s dance double Figs of 8 (1s start by crossing down)
17-24 1s lead down the middle and up, 1s end in middle of the set
25-32 1s+2s dance Poussette

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

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The Castle of Mey is in Caithness, on the north coast of Scotland, about 6 miles west of John o' Groats.
Castle of Mey, Scotland
The Castle Of Mey From The West

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