Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Farewell To Scotland

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

FAREWELL TO SCOTLAND (S8x32) 3C (4C set) John Drewry Summer Collection 88

1- 8 1L+2L+3L dance ½ reel of 3 on side (1L passes 2L LSh to start), 1s change places RH and cast to 2nd place on opposite (2s step up/down)
9-16 3L+1L+2L dance RH across ½ way to face partner, dance round their partner LSh and dance RH across ½ way back to places (as at bar 8)
17-24 2M+1M+3M set advancing and dance LH across ½ way to end with BtoB facing partners, turn partners 2H to end facing clockwise round set (Men on outside) and dance round until 2s are in 2nd place on Men's side, 1s in top place and 3s in 3rd place on Ladies' side
25-32 3s dance in and down followed by 1s+2s and cross to own side (Lady under partner's arm) on bar 4 and 2s followed by 1s+3s lead up. 213

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams



Back to the top of this Scottish Country Dancing Instructions 'Farewell To Scotland' page