Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Mrs Mary Cooper

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

MRS MARY COOPER (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Tim Bolton-Maggs Newcastle Half Century Book

1- 8 1s Petronella turn and set facing each other up/down; 1s turn 2H 1¼ times, to finish facing up at top. 2s and 3s step in behind (bar 8) for...
9-16 1s+2s+3s dance Allemande finishing 1s in 3rd place, 3s at top. Bars 15-16 2s+3s turn partners 2H ready for... 321
17-24 3s+2s (top 2 couples) dance ½ diamond poussette; 3s+1s dance ½ diamond poussette.
25-32 1s (from 2nd place) dance Fig of 8 own side. (1L RSh to 2L, 1M RSh to 3M). 213

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

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