Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Kingston Flyer

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE KINGSTON FLYER (R4x32) 4C set Noeline O'Connor Happy to Meet

1- 8 1L followed by 2L+3L+4L dance across top of set, down behind Men, across the bottom and back to places
9-16 Men repeat above Fig
17-24 1s lead down the middle and back to top
25-32 1s cast to 4th place while 2s+3s+4s step up on bars 27-28, 1s turn RH

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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The Kingston Flyer is a vintage steam train in the South Island of New Zealand at the southern end of Lake Wakatipu.

It used 14 kilometres of preserved track that once formed a part of the Kingston Branch.

Kingston Flyer Image
The Kingston Flyer Approaching Fairlight Terminus, 2004

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