Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Old Harbour

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE OLD HARBOUR (R96) Sq.Set F Mackie 80 Years Dundee Anniversary Book

1- 8 All Ladies dance RH across, pass partner RSh and chase around set to opposite sides
9-16 All Ladies dance RH across, pass opposite partner RSh and chase around set to own sides
17-32 Men repeat but pass partners LSh and dance LH across ending back in places
33-40 1s+3s cross RH and set while 2s+4s set and cross RH, all repeat back to places
41-44 All facing corners set and turn RH
45-52 Ladies diagonal dance R&L (starting with 1L+2L and 3L+4L)
53-56 All set to partners and turn RH
57-64 Men repeat bars 45-52 (Starting with 1M+4M and 2M+3M)
65-72 All dance Grand Chain
73-88 All dance Schiehallion Reels
89-96 All circle 8H round and back

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

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Old Harbour
Old Harbour Tayport
Looking Out Across The Tay To Dundee

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