Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Cousin Jim

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

COUSIN JIM (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Hugh Foss Angus Fitchet Album

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast 1 place, lead down below 3s and cast back to 2nd place facing 1st corners
9-16 1s dance 'Hello-Goodbye' setting
17-24 1s dance out on opposite side and dance Figs of 8 on sides casting round 2nd corners to start while 2s+3s dance R&L
25-32 1s dance reels of 3 on sides giving RSh to 2nd corners to start (6 bars), 1s cross RH to 2nd place own sides

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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