Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Windswept Moors

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE WINDSWEPT MOORS (S3x32) 3C set Roy Goldring Many Happy Hours

1- 8 1L+3M passing LSh dance diagonal full reel of 4 with 1M+3L who dance into partner's place to dance ½ reel and cast to original places
9-16 1s+2s dance the Tournée:-
' 9-12 1s+2s dance into prom hold (Men with partner on right, 1s face Men's side and 2s face Ladies' side), both couples wheel anticlockwise ½ way and Men turn Ladies into middle
' 13-16 Both couples turn 1½ times (2s RH, 1s LH) and 1s end facing 1st corners
17-24 1s dance 'Hello-Goodbye' setting ending in 2nd place own sides
25-32 2s+1s+3s dance reflection reels of 3 (1s out and down to start) ending with 1s+3s dancing an extra pass to change places. 231

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

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Pennine Way, Marsden Moor

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