Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Forteviot Jig

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FORTEVIOT JIG (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Hugh Foss Angus Fitchet Album

1- 8 1s+2s dance RH across and 1s turn LH to 2nd places. 213
9-16 1s dance anticlockwise round outside of 2s+3s to change places as 2s+3s dance RH across, 2s+3s chase clockwise ½ way as 1s turn LH 1½ times ending in 2nd place. (3)1(2)
17-24 1s set, ½ turn 2H, 3s+1s+2s set and cross RH
25-32 3s+1s+2s circle 6H round ½ way, set and cross RH

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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Forteviot is a village in Strathearn, Scotland on the south bank of the River Earn between Dunning and Perth.

Houses On The Square In Forteviot

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