Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Silver Hamer

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE SILVER HAMER (S3x32) 3C set Elaine Brunken Itch To Dance (Moments in Time)

1- 8 1s+3s dance Progressive Fig 8:-
' 1s cross RH, cast to 3rd place, cross up and cast to 3rd place while 3s set cross up to 1st place opposite sides, cast to 3rd place and cross up to 1st place own side facing out
9-16 3s (at top) cast 1 place, dance down the middle, set and lead up LH to face 1st corners (pstn)
17-24 Set to corners, dance round each other RSh to face 2nd corners, set and dance round each other to 2nd place own sides
25-32 2s+3s+1s circle 6H round and back

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

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