Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Ness House

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE NESS HOUSE (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Peter Clark Ness House 2

1- 4 1M+2s dance ½ RH across with 2M ending in 2nd place opposite side as 1M turns 2L RH into her partner's place
5- 8 1L+2s dance ½ LH across with 2M ending in original place as 1L turns 2L LH into original place
9-16 1s set, cast 1 place, turn RH to face 1st corners
17-32 1s dance LH Corner Chain with setting:-
' 1s change places LH with 1st corners, while 1s set, 1st corners turn RH in centre and return to places giving LH to 1s who turn RH in centre to face 2nd corners
' 1s change places LH with 2nd corners, while 1s set, 2nd corners turn RH in centre and return to places giving LH to 1s and 1s and 3s end with a ½ turn RH into 2nd places

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



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