Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Old Harbour

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE OLD HARBOUR (R96) Sq.Set F Mackie 80 Years Dundee Anniv Book

1- 8 All Ladies dance RH across, pass partner RSh and chase around set to opposite sides
9-16 All Ladies dance RH across, pass opposite partner RSh and chase around set to own sides
17-32 Men repeat but pass partners LSh and dance LH across ending back in places
33-40 1s+3s cross RH and set while 2s+4s set and cross RH, all repeat back to places
41-44 All facing corners set and turn RH
45-52 Ladies diagonal dance R&L (starting with 1L+2L and 3L+4L)
53-56 All set to partners and turn RH
57-64 Men repeat bars 45-52 (Starting with 1M+4M and 2M+3M)
65-72 All dance Grand Chain
73-88 All dance Schiehallion Reels
89-96 All circle 8H round and back

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

Old Harbour Image
Old Harbour Tayport
Looking Out Across The Tay To Dundee

Image Copyright Jim Bain under this Creative Commons Licence.

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