Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Mill Of Tifty

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE MILL OF TIFTY (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Barry Priddey Green Lady Book
1- 8 1s ½ turn RH moving down in centre (2s step up). 1s drop hands, set and cross LH, dance out of sides and cast Left (1M round 3M, 1L round 2L) and pass LSh to face 2nd corners
9-16 1s dance diagonal reel of 4 with 2nd corners while 1st corners dance track of diagonal reel of 4 (2s+3s brief LH across in centre). 1s pass LSh to face 1st corners
17-24 1s repeat diagonal reels of 4 with 1st corners while 2nd corners dance track of diagonal reel of 4 (2s+3s brief LH across in centre). 1s pass LSh to face out in 2nd place own side
25-32 Reels of 3 across (1M+3s, 1L+2s) 1M+3M and 1L+2L pass LSh to start and corners pass partner RSh in centre. 1s end 2nd place own side. 213

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


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