Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Southern Cross

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE SOUTHERN CROSS (J8x32) 3C (4C set) John Drewry Bankhead Book 2

1- 8 1s+2s set, 1s cast to face up in centre while 2s turn LH ½ way moving up and face down, 2s+1s Set+Link with partner 2s end own sides and 1s face 2L
9-16 1s+2L RH across and LH across with 3M and end facing 1st corners
17-24 1s turn 1st corners RH, partner LH, 2nd corners RH and partner LH to end in centre facing up Man behind partner
25-32 1s+2M LH across and RH across with 3L, 1s end 2nd place own sides

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



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