Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Mrs Betsey Maxwell

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MRS BETSEY MAXWELL (S3x32) 3C set Pat Clark Corberry Collection 2

1- 8 1s set, cast (2s step up); 2s+1s+3s turn partner 2H
9-16 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back
17-24 1s turn ¾ RH, 1M faces up, 1L faces down, join LH and set right, join RH and set left, retain RH and turn 1¼ to 2nd place own side while
2s+3s dance L&R (change places LH on side to start)
25-32 1s+3s dance 'Divided Knot:-
' 1s+3s set and ½ turn partners 2H to face down, 3s cast up on opposite side to 1st place as 1s dance down and cast to 2nd place and 3s+1s cross RH. 231

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


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