Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Union Of The Crowns Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE UNION OF THE CROWNS REEL (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Mervyn Short BHS 9 for 2015

1- 8 1s set, turn RH ½ way, dance down nearer hands joined below 3s, cast up into 2nd place opposite sides (2s step up 5-6)
9-16 2s+1s+3s dance mirror reels on sides (1s in and up to start), 1s end in 2nd place opposite sides
17-24 1s petronella turn (1M between 2s facing down, 1L between 3s facing up), 1s set, change places RH, cast to Right into 2nd place own sides
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back

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



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