Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Lock And Dam No. 5

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

LOCK AND DAM NO. 5 (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Michael Mudrey Madison SCD

1- 4 1s cast down 1 place while 2s cross up. 2s+1s set. (2)13
5- 8 1s cast down to 3rd place while 3s cross up. All set. 3s face down, 1s face up. (2)(3)1
9-16 3s and 1s Petronella in Tandem to sides and set. 3s and 1s Petronella in Tandem and set. (2)(1)3
17-20 2s and 1s face down, 3s face up. 1s dance ½ RSh parallel reels of 3 on the sides (to start, 1L and 3M also 1M and 3L pass RSh)
21-22 1L and 2M turn ½ RH
23-24 1s+2s dance ½ 4H across. 312
25-32 All dance Allemande. 213

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

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