Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Inverness Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE INVERNESS REEL (R8x32) 2C (4C set) MMM 1

1- 8 1s turn RH 1½ times, turn 2s on sides nearer hands joined (passing between 2s) to end in a line of 4 across with 1s in middle all facing down
9-16 1s+2s dance down centre and back to places
17-24 1s+2s dance RH across and LH across back
25-32 1s+2s dance Poussette

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

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Inverness (meaning "Mouth of the River Ness") is a city in the Scottish Highlands.

Inverness And The River Ness

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