Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Leven Bridge

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

LEVEN BRIDGE (R4x32) 4C Set J Trevor Stephenson The Ayton Collection

1- 8 1L also 4M followed by partners cast in 1 place and cross to opposite side (2s and 3s step down/up 3-4); 1L+4M stay facing out. 1s+4s dance LH across
9-12 2s+1s also 4s+3s dance RH across to finish on side, 2s+4s facing down, 1s+3s facing up. 2(1)(4)3
13-16 2s set to 1s also 4s set to 3s on sides, change places RH to finish 1s+3s facing down, 2s+4s facing up
17-24 Reels of 4 on sides. (1)23(4)
25-28 All set, 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance ½ RH across to finish in centre, 1s+4s retain RH hold while 2s/3s face Ladies'/Men's side
29-32 2M also 3L followed by partners cast down/up to 4th and 1st places and cross to own sides while 1s+4s turn RH to own sides. 3142

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

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