Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Loch Katrine Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

LOCH KATRINE JIG (J8x32) 3C (4C set) James B. Cosh 22 SCDs

1- 8 1s cross RH and cast 1 place (2s step up); 1s turn LH 1¾ times to face 1st corners
9-16 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides giving LSh to 1st corner
17-24 1s dance reels of 3 across (Lady with 2s and Man with 3s) giving RSh to 4th corner, Bars 23-24 1s cross to 2nd place own side
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round to left; 2s+1s+3s dance LH across

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

Dance Information

Loch Katrine is a freshwater loch in the district of Stirling, Scotland. It is roughly 13 kilometres long by 1 kilometre wide and runs the length of Strath Gartney.
Loch Katrine is the lake in the title of Sir Walter Scott's The Lady of the Lake.

Loch Katrine
Loch Katrine

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