Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Lassies Of Dunse

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

LASSIES OF DUNSE (J8x32) 3C (4C set) David Rutherford RSCDS Book 18

1- 8 1M casts down 1 place as 2L casts up, 1M+2L turn RH ending in original places
9-16 1L casts down 1 place as 2M casts up, 1L+2M turn LH ending in original places
17-24 1s lead down below 3s, set and dance ½ Fig of 8 round 3s
25-32 1s lead up 1 place, set and dance ½ Fig of 8 round 2s

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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Lassies is a Scottish expression for young ladies.

Duns, historically known in Scotland as Dunse, is the county town of the historic county of Berwickshire, within the Scottish Borders.

The town was created a Burgh of Barony in 1490 by James IV heritably for John and George Hume of Ayton.

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Dunse - Berwickshire County Town
Dunse, Or Duns

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