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Currie Mountain

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

CURRIE MOUNTAIN (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Mary Pugh New Brunswick Collection

1- 8 1s cross RH and cast 1 place, dance ½ Fig of 8 round 2s
9-16 1s turn 3s with nearer hands (1s dancing between 3s) and turn 2s with other hand
17-24 1s+3s dance RH across, 1s+2s dance LH across
25-32 2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on sides (1s giving RSh to 3s to start)

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

Dance Notes

The second time through the dancing couple continues the reel with the bottom couple to change places.

(Dance notes by the deviser, Mary Pugh, 1983)

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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Dance Information

Currie Mountain was devised in 1983 by Mary Pugh, a Fredericton dancer, and refers to an 87 metre hill overlooking the city of Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.

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