Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Morland Knot

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE MORLAND KNOT (J4x32) 4C set John Drewry Bankhead Book 2

1- 8 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance RH across, 1s and 3s cross RH and cast down 1 place
9-16 1s+4s ½ turn RH into Allemande hold (1s face up, 4s down), dance anticlockwise round each other to change place, dance LH across and join RH with corners
17-24 All Set&Link with corners and Set&Link again with same persons
25-32 4s and 1s turn corners RH onto sides (4s and 1s now in corner places), 4s and 3s dance ½ Figs of 8 round couple above

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

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