Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Hunting Bob

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

HUNTING BOB (R96) 4C Set Stafford and District Caledonian Society

1- 4 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance ½ RH across; 1s+4s dance ½ LH across
5- 16 Sequence 1-4 repeated 3 more times: Top and bottom 2 couples ½ RH across; Middle Couples ½ LH across. End in original places
17-24 1s+2s (top couples) dance Poussette. 2134
25-32 All circle 8H round and back
33-48 Repeat 1-16 to end 2134
49-56 2s (top)+3s (3rd place) dance Poussette around 1s (in 2nd place) while 1s advance and retire. (2s+3s move 2 places down/up sides in Poussette). 3124
57-64 All circle 8H round and back
65-80 Repeat 1-16 to end 3124
81-88 3s+1s+2s dance 3 couple Poussette. 1234
89-96 All circle 8H round and back

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

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