Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

An Ilkley Gift

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

AN ILKLEY GIFT (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Roy Goldring Many Happy Hours

1- 8 1s+2s+3s set and 2s+3s dance up as 1s dance down between 2s+3s to 3rd place, 3s+1s turn on sides 1½ times (Men RH, Ladies LH) to change place. 213
9-16 1s followed by 3s dance double Fig of 8 s round 2s with 1s ending in 3rd place
17-24 2s+3s+1s set and 2s+3s dance down as 1s dance up between 2s+3s to 1st place, 1s+2s turn on sides 1½ times (Men LH, Ladies RH) to change place
25-32 2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on sides with 1s crossing up to begin and crossing down through 3rd place (own sides) and cast up to 2nd place. 213

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

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