Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Chain Walk

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE CHAIN WALK (S3x32) 3C set Roy Goldring 14 Social Dances

1- 8 1M+3L pass LSh to face others partner and ½ reel of 4 on diagonal, 3M+1L chase round set clockwise into partner's place while 1M+3L loop to partner's place
9-16 1s+2s RH across, 1M casts below 3L place and up to 2L place while 1L dances parallel path down middle, round 3M place and to 2M place (2s step up)
17-24 2s+1s+3s Grand Chain
25-32 2s+1s LH across, 1s+3s lead up to top, cross and cast on own sides. 231

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

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