Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Ythanside 2

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

YTHANSIDE 2 (S3x32) 3C set variation on John Drewry

1- 8 1s set, cross down to 2nd place opposite sides, cast round to right and change places with partner RH to face up/down
9-16 1s dance reels of 3 across (RSh to 3rd corner - 1M with 2s and 1L with 3s) and 1s end in lines across 1M between 2s and 1L between 3s
17-24 2s+1s+3s set, all change place RH with opposite person, set, 1s cast clockwise to outside 2nd place own sides as 2s+3s full turn 2H on sides and face out
25-32 Men also Ladies circle 3H round to left on own sides and 2L/3M lead into 6H round to left to places. 312

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

Dance Information

This is a variation on the original dance by the same deviser.

Ythanside is located beside the Burn of Cattie in Aberdeenshire, Scotland.

Ythanside Image
Burn Of Cattie From Bridge Near Ythanside

Image Copyright Stanley Howe under this Creative Commons Licence.

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