Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Anne Duchess Of Waltham

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ANNE DUCHESS OF WALTHAM (S80) 3C Triangular set Amanda Peart The Sunday Class 1

1- 8 All circle 6H round and back
9-16 All set twice, turn partner 2H twice
17-24 1s cross down (1M between 3s, 1L between 2s), meet and cross up (1M between 2s, 1L between 3s) back to places; All change place RH with partner to face corners
25-32 All set to corners, turn LH 1½ times, Men dance anticlockwise round other Lady to meet partner. 312
33-48 Repeat bars 17-32 (3s as dancing couple)
49-64 Repeat bars 17-32 (2s as dancing couple)
65-72 All set twice, turn partner 2H twice
73-80 All circle 6H round and back

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams


Dance Information

Anne Duchess Of Waltham was written for the 90th birthday of Anne MacNeill, (Waltham Scottish Country Dance Group), in 2009.

Further dancing celebrations were held for her 96th birthday in 2015.

Waltham Image
Waltham On The Wolds


Image Copyright Russ Hamer (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0) or GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html)], via Wikimedia Commons.

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