Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Cameron Highlanders

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE CAMERON HIGHLANDERS (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Margaret Plummer BHS 9 for 2015

1- 8 1s turn RH, cast (2s step up), 1s turn ¾ RH then 1L+2M and 1M+3L turn LH into 2nd place opposite sides
9-12 ½ reels of 3 on opposite sides (1L down, passes 3M RSh and 1M up, passes 2L RSh)
13-16 ½ reel of 3 across (1M+3M at top and 1L+2L in 3rd place pass LSh). 1s finish BtoB facing 4th corners
17-20 1s dance round 4th corners into 2nd place own sides while 2s+3s dance RH across (2 bars), twirl, dance out to opposite corners
21-24 2s+1s+3s turn RH
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back

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

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