Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Waterfall Gill

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

WATERFALL GILL (J4x32) 4C set J Scott Cleveland Collection

1- 8 1s and 4s cast in 1 place, dance RH across and cast back to places
9-16 1s+2s also 3s+4s set on sides and change places RH, set to partner and turn RH
17-24 2s and 3s cast in 1 place, dance RH across and cast back to ends
25-32 1s+4s+3s dance Allemande. 2341

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


Dance Information

This dance 'Waterfall Gill' is part of the Cleveland Collection.
Cleveland was an area in the north east of England. Its name means literally "cliff-land", referring to its hilly southern areas, which rise to nearly 1,500 ft (460 m).
Waterfall Gill Image
Waterfall Gill
Just North-West Of Fortypence Wood


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