Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Loch Ness Monster (Boyd)

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

LOCH NESS MONSTER (R32) Circle Iain Boyd Happy To Meet
All form circle around room with partner on Man's right

1- 8 All circle 8H round and back
9-16 All turn partners RH, all turn partners LH and end facing 'corner' person
17-24 All turn corners RH, all turn corners LH and end joining hands with 'corner' in Promenade hold facing anticlockwise (Lady on Man's right)
25-32 All Promenade round to finish in circle

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams


Dance Information

Also see the dance Loch Ness Monster (McGhee) by Beryl McGhee.

The Loch Ness Monster is a creature said to live in Loch Ness in the Scottish Highlands.

Loch Ness Monster Image
Loch Ness Monster - Nessie


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