Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary


Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MOSSFENNAN (S8x32) 3C (4C set) John S Trew Martello Tower 1

1- 8 1s+2s set, dance ½ RH across, set and cross RH to own side (1s face out)
9-16 1s cast (Lady up and Man down) to end in lines of 3 across facing (1L between 2s and 1M between 3s), 2s+1s+3s set and 1s turn RH to face 1st corners
17-24 1s dance 'Hello-Goodbye' setting
25-32 1s dance reels of 3 across set giving RSh to 2nd corner to start

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

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Mossfennan is a small settlement in southern Scotland near Drumelzier in the Scottish Borders, in the valley of the River Tweed.
Mossfennan Image
Large House In A Bowl On The West Side Of Tweeddale

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