Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Drumtochty Glen

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

DRUMTOCHTY GLEN (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Margaret Anderson RSCDS Leaflet and Other Dances 2014

1- 8 1s+2s+3s Promenade ending with 1s crossing RH and cast to 2nd place opposite side while 2s dance up to top
9-16 9-10 1s+2s+3s set, 1s petronella turn to right on 2nd setting step into lines across
11-16 1s repeat, setting across and on side lines to end facing 1st corners. 2s and 3s continue setting throughout
17-24 1s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corner, pass LSh and dance ½ reel with 2nd corner. 1s end in 2nd place opposite sides. (3)(1)(2)
25-32 3s+1s+2s circle 6H ½ round to left; all turn partners RH back to place. 213

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams


Dance Information

Drumtochty is a heavily wooded area in Aberdeenshire, Scotland.

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Drumtochty Glen


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