Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary


Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ALLTREOCH (M-8x(S16+R16)) 3C (4C set) Douglas Henderson SCD Archives

1- 8 1s+2s+3s dance ½ reels of 3 on opposite sides, 1s (in 3rd place) dance in to change place on sides with 2s and turn 3s with other hand once round
9-16 3M+2L change places RH (diag), 3L+2M change places RH, 2s+1s+3s cross to own sides and set with 1s advancing to face 1st corners

17-24 1s change places with corners RH, 2s+3s dance LH across once round in middle, 1s change place with corner persons and pass RSh to face 2nd corners
25-32 1s repeat with 2nd corners LH (RH in middle) and 1s dance into 2nd place own sides

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

Dance Information

Alltreoch is about 10 miles (16 km) east of Pitlochry, Scotland alongside the A924.

Alltreoch east of Pitlochry, Scotland

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