Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary


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ZYTGLOGGE (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Terry Blackburn Collecta Ursis

1- 8 1s turn RH and cast 1 place, 1s turn LH to face 1st corners
9-12 1s ½ turn 1st corners RH while 2nd corners set and 1s+2nd corners chase 1 place clockwise while 1st corners ¾ turn LH to face 1s
13-16 Repeat bars 9-12 with different dancers to end 1s facing 3rd corner positions with 3s and 2s on opposite sides (3s at top)
17-24 Repeat bars 9-16 (all in opposite positions) and 1s end facing 1st corners
25-32 1s dance RH across (1L with 2s at top, 1M with 3s), pass RSh and dance LH across with other couple

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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The Zytglogge tower is a landmark medieval tower in Bern, Switzerland. Built in the early 13th century, it has served the city as guard tower, prison, clock tower (with its 15th-century astronomical clock), centre of urban life and civic memorial.
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The East Front Of The Zytglogge

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