Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Come Ashore, Jolly Tar

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

COME ASHORE, JOLLY TAR (R8x32) 2C (4C set) RSCDS Book 7
1s start on opposite sides

1- 8 1s+2s dance R&L (RH on sides to start)
9-16 1s+2s set to partners twice and turn 2H
17-24 1s+2s dance RH across and LH back to places
25-32 1s+2s set twice facing up/down dance, 1s turn opposite dancer 2H 1½ times to end 2nd place opposite sides

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

Dance Notes

On bar 64 new top couple crosses to opposite sides as original 1s at bottom cross to own sides.

(Dance Notes by Charles Upton)

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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