Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Glen Mor

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GLEN MOR (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Eric Forbes SCDs

1- 8 1s+2s set, dance ½ RH across, 1s+3s set, dance ½ LH across
9-16 1s set and cast up 1 place as 3s stand and cross back to places, 1s set and cast up 1 place as 2s stand and cross back to places
17-24 All dance reels of 3 on own sides (2s dancing out round 3s to start)
25-32 1s+2s ¾ turn RH, 1M+2L turn LH 1½ times while 1L and 2M chase clockwise to meet partner and ¾ turn partners RH to places

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

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The Great Glen (Scottish Gaelic: "An Gleann Mòr") (also known as "Glen Albyn", pronounced "glen al-bin") or "Glen More" is a series of glens in Scotland running 100 kilometres from Inverness on the Moray Firth to Fort William at the head of Loch Linnhe.

The Great Glen follows a large geological fault known as the Great Glen Fault. It bisects the Scottish Highlands into the Grampian Mountains to the southeast and the Northwest Highlands to the northwest.

The Great Glen Fault
The Great Glen Fault

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