Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Nessie's Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

NESSIE'S REEL (R8x32) 3C (4C set) R Sizer Yankee Sampler

1- 8 1s+2s dance RH across, 1L followed by partner casts 1 place and crosses to opposite side
9-16 1s+3s dance LH across, 1L followed by partner casts 1 place and crosses to own side
17-24 1s lead up to top and cast to 2nd places, 1s lead down between 3s and cast up to 2nd place
25-32 2s+1s dance R&L

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


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Nessie is the name given to the Loch Ness Monster, a creature said to live in Loch Ness in the Scottish Highlands.
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Nessie - The Loch Ness Monster


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