Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Golden Chain

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE GOLDEN CHAIN (S3x32) 3C set Chris Ronald Big Apple Collection

1- 6 1s lead down (3 bars) and back (3 bars). 1s cast one place on own sides, pass RSh to 2nd place opposite sides
9-12 2s+1s+3s ¾ circle 6H to Left, finishing Men pulling LSh back to face anti-clockwise (Ladies in Inverted Triangular positions)
13-24 3 Couple Ladies' Chain:-
' Ladies dance RH across one place (in triangle) while Men dance one place anti-clockwise
' Men turn Ladies LH
' Repeat twice more
25-28 All ¾ Circle to Right
29-32 1s, passing LSh, cross Set&Cast off to 3rd place

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

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