Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Swithland Woods

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

SWITHLAND WOODS (S3x40) 3C set Doris Buchanan Leicester Silver Collection

1- 4 1s+2s+3s set and turn partners 2H, remain in middle facing up with nearer hands joined
5- 8 1s cast down to 3rd place, 2s dance up and cast to 2nd place, 3s cross up to 1st place
9-16 3s+1s dance Ladies' Chain (up and down) and end on sides with 3s on opposite sides
17-24 2s petronella turn and all set in lines across, 2s petronella turn to opposite sides and all set. (3)(2) 1
25-32 2s+1s dance RH across ½ way, 3s+1s dance LH across ½ way, 1s+3s+2s set and turn partners RH for...
33-40 1s+3s+2s dance Allemande

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams


Dance Information

Swithland Woods lie to the North East of Leicester, England.
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Path In Swithland Wood


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