Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Ormonde Castle

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ORMONDE CASTLE (S4x32) 4C set Ann And Ian Jamieson Glen Orrin Collection 1
3s and 4s start on opposite sides

1- 8 1s dance down to meet 4s who dance up, set to partners, 1s lead up and cast to 2nd place as 4s lead down and cast up to 3rd place
9-14 1s in prom hold dance reel of 3 on Ladies' side (giving RSh to 2L to start) while 4s dance reel on Men's side (giving RSh to 3L)
15-16 1s+4s dance LSh round each other to face corners (4s face 2s and 1s face 3s Men to Men and Lady to Lady)
17-24 1s+4s dance ½ interlocking diagonal reels of 4 with corners to end on sides 3142, 3s+1s and 4s+2s circle 4H round to left open into-
25-32 All circle 8H round and back

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

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Ormond Castle is a castle on the River Suir on the east side of Carrick-on-Suir, County Tipperary, Ireland.
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Ormond Castle

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