Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Marchioness Of Hartington's Jig

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE MARCHIONESS OF HARTINGTON'S JIG (J4x32) 4C set S Shields Leeds Silver Jubilee

1- 8 2s and 3s cast up/down and dance down/up, change places RH on the side then LH with partners
9-16 1s+3s and 2s+4s dance RH across, change places RH on the sides then LH with partners. 3(1)(4)2
17-24 1s and 4s cast up/down and dance down/up, change places RH on the side then LH with partners. 3412
25-32 2s lead up to 1st place and on bars 27-28 3s+4s+1s dance down, 2s+3s and 4s+1s circle round to left. 2341

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



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