Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Palace Of Atholl

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE PALACE OF ATHOLL (J4x32) 4C set John Drewry Stoneywood Collection 2
3s and 4s start on opposite sides

1- 8 2s+3s dance R&L and end in prom hold with other partner
9-16 2M+3L dance reel of 3 with 1s (pass 1L RSh) while 3M+2L dance reel of 3 with 4s (pass 4L RSh)
17-24 1M+2M also 3M+4M turn LH 1½ times while Ladies turn RH 1½ times, 1s and 4s dance ½ Figs of 8 round end couples
25-32 4s followed by 1s dance down between 3s and cast up to 2nd/3rd places and all turn partners RH. 24(1)(3)

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

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