Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

East To The Escarpment

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

EAST TO THE ESCARPMENT (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Terry Lynne-Harris Many Happy Hours: Pretoria 35th

1- 8 1L+2L Set&Link while 1M+2M Reverse Set&Link (1M casts, 2M dances up); 1s turn 1¼ LH remaining in centre
9-16 1L+2s and 1M+3s dance RH across, 2s+1s+3s dance Snake Pass:-
' 1L followed by 2L and 2M, 1M followed by 3L and 3M, pass LSh in the middle, dance out to the side, down to 3rd/up to 1st place, cross to own side and cast up/down to 2nd place in middle. 312
17-24 1s dance out of ends (1M down, 1L up), cast left to 2nd place opposite sides; ½ RSh reels of 3 across (1M+2M, 1L+3L pass RSh) (3)1(2)
25-32 3s+1s+2s dance diagonal R&L. 213

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

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