Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Corstorphine Fair

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

CORSTORPHINE FAIR (J4x40) 4C set M Hunter

1- 8 All circle 8H round and back
9-16 1s followed by 2s+3s+4s cast to bottom, cross and dance up on opposite sides
17-24 All (facing up) slip step sideways into centre (Ladies pass in front of Men), advance with partner and retire, slip step sideways back
25-32 1L crosses diagonally RH with 2M, LH with 3L, RH with 4M, all clap and turn on spot
33-40 1M crosses diagonally LH with 2L, RH with 3M, LH with 4L, all clap and turn on spot

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams


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Dance Information

Corstorphine Fair is held in St Margaret's Park near to Corstorphine, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Corstorphine Fair, Scotland
Corstorphine Fair In Full Swing


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