Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Abernethy Lassies

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ABERNETHY LASSIES (R8x32) 2C (4C set) MMM 1

1- 8 1s turn RH once round and turn LH 1½ times to end in 2nd place on opposite side facing up (2s in 1st place face down)
9-16 2s+1s set and turn 2H on the sides, 2L+1L cross to change places RH, 1s and 2s turn partners LH to original places
17-24 1s lead down the middle and back
25-32 1s+2s dance Poussette. 2 1

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams



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