Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Haggarty's Brig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

HAGGARTY'S BRIG (S4x32) 4C set Elaine Brunken Moments in Time

1- 8 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance Progressive Fig of 8:
 1s (+3s) cross RH as 2s (+4s) set, 1s+2s also (3s+4s) dance ¾ double Fig of 8 with 1s (+3s) casting and 2s (+4s) crossing up to start. 2143
9-16 Mirror (Reflection) reels of 4 on sides (Ladies pass RSh, Men LSh to start)
17-24 2s+1s also 4s+3s set and link. 2s+3s (middle couples) set and link. 1324
25-32 All set, all turn 2H twice round, finish in centre facing down. 1s+2s dance down 1 place while 3s+4s cast up 1 place. 3142

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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