Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary


Scottish Country Dance Instruction

CAMBUSNETHAN (J3x32) 3C set Alan Paterson Collecta Ursis

1- 8 2s dance ½ Figs of 8 (2L round 1s and 2M round 3s) and ½ Figs of 8 on opposite sides
9-16 1s+2s dance R&L
17-24 All dance ½ LSh reels of 3 on sides, 2s+1s set facing up/down and change places on sides (LH Ladies' side and RH Men's side)
25-32 2s dance ½ Fig of 8 round 1s (cast up to start) and all turn LH

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Dance Information

Cambusnethan is a large village and suburb on the eastern edge of Wishaw, North Lanarkshire in Scotland. It is approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) long, straddling both sides of the A722 on a hill overlooking Wishaw.

The name Cambusnethan likely means "bend of Nethan".

Cambusnethan Priory

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