Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Millerton Brig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MILLERTON BRIG (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Roy Goldring Ladies of Dunse

1- 8 1s lead down the middle, Lady dances under Man's arm and lead up to 2nd place opposite sides facing out
9-16 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides (pass 1st corner RSh) 1s turn 2H and end BtoB in centre (Lady face up, Man down) as 2s and 3s dance in
17-24 2s+1s+3s set, 2s+1L also 1M+3s circle 3H round ½ way, set, 2s dance out to 1st place opposite side and 3s to 3rd place as 1s pass RSh in centre
25-32 2s+1s+3s set, 2s+1M also 1L+3s circle 3H round ½ way, set, 2s and 3s dance out to sides as 1s petronella turn to 2nd place own sides

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

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