Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Hills Of Nova Scotia

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THE HILLS OF NOVA SCOTIA (S4x32) 4C Set T MacLachlan+V Harris SCD Archives

1- 4 1s and 4s cross down/up RH while 2s and 3s cast to ends, 2s and 3s (end couples) set while 1s+4s (middle couples) set to each other on sides
5- 8 2s and 3s (end couples) cross RH while 1s+4s (middle couples) change place on sides RH, 1s and 4s (middle couples change place with end persons LH. (4)(2)(3)(1)
9-16 4s+2s also 3s+1s (top and bottom 2 couples) circle 4H round to left, 2s+3s (middle couples) dance ½ Diamond Poussette. (4)(3)(2)(1)
17-24 2s+1s (bottom 2 couples) dance RH across ½ way and cross RH with partner, 3s+1s (middle couples) dance LH across ½ way and cross LH with partner
25-32 4s+1s (Top 2 couples) dance RH across ½ way and cross RH with partner, all circle 8H round to left ½ way. 2341

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



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