Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Pitlochry Celebration

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

PITLOCHRY CELEBRATION (J8x40) 3C (4C set) Rosalind Morrison

1- 8 1s set, dance in and cast to 2nd place (4 bars), turn LH to face 3rd corner (partner's 1st corner), 2s step up 5-6
9-16 1s change places RH with corners, 1s set as corners pass LH, 1s change places RH with 1st corner persons, corners set as 1s turn LH to face own 2nd corner
17-24 Repeat with 2nd corners and 1s turn LH in middle to finish Lady facing up and Man facing down
25-32 1s dance RH across (Lady with 3s at top and Man with 2s), 1s pass RSh to dance LH across with other couple ending in 2nd place own sides
33-40 1s dance Diag R&L. 213

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


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Pitlochry is a burgh in the council area of Perth and Kinross, Scotland, lying on the River Tummel. Its success as a tourist resort was due to Queen Victoria visiting the area in 1842, and the arrival of the railway in 1863.

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