Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Crossing Paths

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

CROSSING PATHS (S8x32) 3C (4C set) J Altman

1- 8 1s lead down and back to 2nd place in middle
9-16 1s turn RH, 3L followed by 1L+2L cast to top and dance down diagonally to 3L approx. in 3M place while 2M followed by 1M+3M cast to bottom and dance up diagonally (pass Ladies RSh) to 2M approx. in 1L place
17-24 All set and turn partners 2H, all set and turn partners 2H to end on own sides
25-32 2s+1s dance Diamond Poussette. 213

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

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