Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Cambuslang Octogenarian

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE CAMBUSLANG OCTOGENARIAN (R8x32) 3C (4C set) John Wilkinson 1998

1- 8 1s set, cross down RH to 2nd place (2s step up), set and cross RH to 2nd place own side, facing out
9-16 1s cast Right, meet in centre, turn LH and 1M dances down, casts Left round 3L into 2nd place opposite side while 1L dances up, casts Left round 2M into 2nd place opposite side
17-24 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides (1M+2L and 1L+3M pass RSh). 1s curve in to end facing 1st corners
25-32 1s dance 'Hello-Goodbye' setting finishing with Petronella turn to 2nd place own sides

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

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