Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Merrily Danced The Quaker's Wife

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MERRILY DANCED THE QUAKER'S WIFE (J8x40) 3C (4C set) Border Book

1- 8 1s with nearer hands joined set to 2L twice and set to 2M twice
9-16 1s lead down the middle and back
17-24 1s cross and cast 1 place, cross LH and cast round 3s and lead up to face 1st corners
25-32 1s set and turn 1st corners, set and turn 2nd corners
33-40 1s dance reels of 3 with corners (LSh to 1st corner to start) and cross to 2nd place own sides

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams



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