Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Frimley Green Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE FRIMLEY GREEN REEL (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Mervyn C Short Three Hands Across

1- 8 1s cross RH and cast 1 place, 1s turn RH
9-16 1s dance reels of 3 across (1L with 2s, 1M with 3s) and 1s end in line with 1st corners (LH to corner and RH to partner)
17-24 1s dance clockwise Spoke:-
' 17-18 Balance-in-Line, Drop LH and dancing couple move clockwise to next corner
' 19-24 Repeat with 4th, 3rd and 2nd corners and 1s end 2nd place opposite sides
25-32 1M crosses down between 3s and casts up 2nd place while 1L crosses up between 2s and casts down to 2nd place, 2s+1s+3s turn RH

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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Frimley Green is a suburban village of 2.34 square kilometres (580 acres) with ward status in the English county of Surrey.
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Frimley Green With Frimley Green Road In The Background

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