Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Old Packhorse Bridge

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE OLD PACKHORSE BRIDGE (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Holger Schuckelt Borderland Dances

1- 8 1s ½ turn RH and pull back RSh and dance out to opposite side. 1s cast one place (2s step up bars 5-6). 1s ½ turn LH as 2s+3s step in to take promenade hold facing up
9-16 2s+1s+3s dance Allemande
17-20 3s+1s dance ½ RH across, 3s+2s dance ½ LH across
21-24 1s turn 1½ RH while 2s turn 1½ LH, both couples finishing in centre ready for...
25-32 1s+2s dance Poussette. 213

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


Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams



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