Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Caernangle Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

CAERNANGLE REEL (R4x32) 4C set Harry Rhodes Snowdon Book 1

1-16 2s+3s set, ½ turn RH to face corners, all dance double diagonal reels of 4 giving LH in centre and ending with 2s+3s on opposite sides
17-24 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance ½ R&L, 1s+4s dance ½ R&L
25-32 All turn partners RH 1½ times and chase ½ way round clockwise to end 3142

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

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