Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Lucy Helen's Strathspey

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

LUCY HELEN'S STRATHSPEY (S3x32) 3C set H Jennison Rose and Thistle

1- 8 1s lead down the middle for 2 steps, set, lead up to top, cross and cast to 2nd place
9-16 1s dance RH across (Man with 2s and Lady with 3s), 1s pass RSh and dance LH across with other couple, end facing 1st corners
17-24 1s set and turn 1st corners 2H, set and turn 2nd corners
25-32 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides (LSh to 1st corners to start) ending with 1s crossing LH to 3rd place as 3s dance up

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

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