Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Huncote Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

HUNCOTE JIG (J3x32) 3C set S Campbell Silver Collection

1- 4 1s cross RH and cast to 2nd places
5-16 2s+1s+3s dance 3 couple R&L 2(1)3
17-24 1s dance reel of 3 on sides, (1L RSh to 3M, 1M RSh to 2L)
25-32 All set and 1s cross down to 3rd place while 3s dance up to 2nd place. All turn partners RH. 231

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Dance Information

Huncote Jig dance is in the Silver Collection, Ten Scottish Country Dances to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Leicester Branch of the RSCDS.

Huncote is a village and civil parish in the district of Blaby in the county of Leicestershire, England. It is just west of Narborough, and is on the Thurlaston Brook.

The place-name Huncote is the etymological root of the American surnames Hunnicutt, and Honeycut.

Huncote Image
Main Street, Huncote, Leicestershire
From Huncote Bridge Over Thurlaston Brook By Huncote Mill

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