Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Treasurer

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE TREASURER (J8x32) 3C (4C set) A N Shearer Bannockburn 700

1- 8 1s set, cast (2s step up), meet to lead down, cross below 3s and cast up into 2nd place opposite sides
9-16 2s+1s+3s advance (2 steps), retire (2 steps). 1s turn RH to face up in promenade hold (1L on right of 1M)
17-24 1s+2s dance ½ RSh reel of 3 (1s pass 2L RSh), 1s+3s dance ½ RSh reel (1s pass 3M RSh)
25-28 1s (in prom. hold) dance up, cross, cast to 2nd place opposite sides (2) (1) (3). 2s+1s+3s turn partners RH 1½ times to own sides

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

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