1-8 Progressive chain, started by 1s 4s, finishing 4s2s3s1s, all on opposite sides, 4s 1s facing out, 2s 3s facing in;
9-16 4s2s 3s1s dance double figures of eight across, 4s casting, 1s casting up, to start;
17-22 2s3s rights and lefts ¾, finishing facing out;
23-24 3s cast up to 1st place WHILE 2s cast to 4th place, finishing 3s4s1s2s, all on opposite sides;
25-32 all half petronella, finishing 3s4s1s2s on own sides.
1-8 All half petronella, finishing 3s4s1s2s, all on opposite sides, 3s 1s facing down, 2s 4s up;
9-16 reels of four on the sides, all finishing facing in;
17-18 3s4s 1s2s take hands on the sides and set facing partners;
19-20 3s4s 1s2s half right hands across, finishing 4s3s2s1s, all on own sides;
21-22 3s2s take hands on the sides and set facing partners;
23-24 3s2s half left hands across, finishing 4s2s3s1s, 2s3s on opposite sides;
25-32 repeat bars 17-24 from new positions, finishing 2s1s4s3s on own sides.
(MAXICRIB, Scottish country dancing instructions compiled by Reuben Freemantle)
1-8 Two bars per hand.
-8 4L 1M naturally finish facing out and 2L 3M facing in; 4M 2M 3L 1L must pull left shoulder back to finish 4M 1L facing out, 2M 3L facing in.
23-24 4s step down, 1s up.
17-18 Take hands in pairs only when setting.
1-8 Loch Ness;
9-16 locks on the Caledonian Canal;
17-24 Castle Urquart;
9-16 watchers on the shore;
17-32 waves on the loch.