Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Loch Torridon

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LOCH TORRIDON (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Barry Priddey SCD Archives

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast 1 place and dance ½ Fig of 8 (Lady round 2s and Man round 3s) to end facing 1st corners
9-16 1s change places RH with corners, 1s set while corners turn LH, corners change places with 1s and set while 1s turn LH to face 2nd corners
17-24 Repeat bars 9-16 with 2nd corners and 1s end facing 1st corners
25-32 1s dance reels of 3 across giving LSh to 1st corners and end in 2nd place own sides

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

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Loch Torridon is a sea loch on the west coast of Scotland in the Northwest Highlands. Torridon village lies at the head of the loch and is surrounded by the spectacular Torridon Hills.

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Loch Torridon As Seen From Torridon Village

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