Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The River Ness

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE RIVER NESS (R5x32) 5C set Isla Henderson Inverness Diamond Jubilee Collection

1- 8 1s+2s and 3s+4s ½ turn (M RH, L LH) on sides (1s and 3s end BtoB facing own sides) and dance Double Triangles (6 bars) 1s/3s end facing 1st corners
9-16 1s and 3s dance Pass+Turn with 1st corners and pass RSh to face 2nd corners, 1s and 3s dance Pass+Turn with 2nd corners and end facing 4th corner
17-24 1s and 3s dance RSh reels across (1L+2s, 1M+4s+3L, 3M+5s) with 1s and 3s ending in line up/down middle facing partner (Men face up)
25-32 1s and 3s ¾ turn RH and cast 1 place on opposite sides then turn RH 1½ times. 24153

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams


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The River Ness is a river flowing from Loch Ness in Scotland, north to Inverness and the Moray Firth.
River Ness Image
The River Ness Seen From Inverness City Center 2012


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