Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Queen's Bridge

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

QUEEN'S BRIDGE (R4x40) 4C set Wishart+Williamson

1- 8 All dance reels of 4 on sides
9-16 All set (take hands on sides) and cross RH, all set and cross back RH
17-24 1s cross RH below 2s, cast to between 3s and 4s, cross LH and cast to 4th place own side (2s+3s+4s take hands bars 23-24 to step up)
25-32 2s+3s also 4s+1s dance RH across and LH back. 1s remain in middle facing up
33-40 1s dance up to top (2 bars), set, then cast to 4th place while 2s+3s+4s dance down on side lines (2 steps), set, turn RH and dance up to places nearer hands joined (2 steps) 2341

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

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