Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Engine Room

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ENGINE ROOM (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Ron Wallace and Gary Thomas San Andreas Collection

1- 8 All set and dance reflection reels of 3 on sides (1s in and down to start)
9-16 1s dance DoSiDo, 1s cast 1 place and cross RH
17-20 1s dance RSh round 1st corners and turn right about (end 1L facing up to 2s, 1M facing down) while 1st corners dance DoSiDo
21-24 1s dance ½ Double Triangles
25-28 1s dance RSh round 2nd corners and turn right about to end 1L facing M's side, 1M facing L's side while 2nd corners dance DoSiDo
29-32 1s dance ½ Double Triangles ending 2nd place own sides

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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