Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

On The Banks Of Shee Water

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ON THE BANKS OF SHEE WATER (J4x32) 4C set Ian Sandeman Peterborough 2000 Collection

1- 4 1s+3s face down, 2s+4s face up. All turn facing person (RH on Men's side, LH on Ladies' side)
5- 8 1s+3s dance ½ Fig of 8 round couple below to finish 1s+3s facing down, 2s+4s up. (1)2(3)4
9-16 All dance ½ Grand Chain, start by changing places RH on the sides (2 bars/hand) (4)3(2)1
17-24 4s+2s repeat bars 1-8. At the end 4s+2s dance in and take Promenade hold while 3s step in on bar 24 (order 4 3 2 1) ready for...
25-32 4s+3s+2s (top 3 couples) dance 3 couple Allemande. 2341

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

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