Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Cobblestones

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE COBBLESTONES (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Ian Barbour Cleveland Collection

1- 8 1s lead down the middle and back to face 1st corners
9-16 1s dance 'Hello-Goodbye' setting and end BtoB Man facing up and Lady down
17-24 1s dance Double Triangles (up/down) and end facing 2nd corners
25-32 1s dance RSh reel of 3 on opposite sides giving RSh to 2nd corners and cross RH to 2nd place

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams


Dance Information

This dance 'The Cobblestones' is part of the Cleveland Collection.
Cleveland was an area in the north east of England. Its name means literally "cliff-land", referring to its hilly southern areas, which rise to nearly 1,500 ft (460 m).
Cobblestones Image
Well Paved Section Of The Cleveland Way


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Text from this original Cleveland, England article on Wikipedia.
Image Copyright Mick Garratt under this Creative Commons Licence.

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