Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary


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DEACONSBANK (R4x32) 4C set James B. Cosh Glenshee Collection

1- 8 1L+2L turn LH as 1M+2M turn RH, 1s+2s dance ½ double Fig of 8 (1s cross down)
9-16 1s with 2s+3s dance RH across on Men's side and LH across on Ladies' side, 1s+3s dance ½ double Fig of 8. (2)1(3)4
17-24 3s with 1s+4s dance RH across on Men's side and LH across on Ladies' side 1s ending 3rd place and turn 4s 1½ times (L1+L4 LH, 1M+4M RH). (2)(3)41
25-32 All dance reflection reels of 4 on sides (LSh Ladies' side, RSh Men's side). (2)(3)41

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

Dance Notes

2nd and 4th repeat, new 1s and 2s start on opposite side.

(Dance Notes by Charles Upton)

Dance Information

Deaconsbank is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. It is situated south of the River Clyde. The main feature of the area is an estate of around 639 Private houses built in the late 1970s.

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