Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Ferryboat

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THE FERRYBOAT (R32) Circle Dance (Ladies on Men's right) Carolyn Hunt Let's All Dance

1- 8 All Men Adv&Ret and all circle left
9-16 All Ladies Adv&Ret and all circle right
17-24 All dance Grand Chain (pass partner RH to start) and face 5th person (new partner) joining both hands
25-32 All Slip-Step into centre (2 bars) and back, all turn new partners RH

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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