Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Reel Of The A68

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

REEL OF THE A68 (R8x32) 4C set B Webster

1- 8 4s cast up round 3s and dance up between 2s, cast up round 1s and dance down to 4th places
9-16 1s cast down round 2s and dance down between 3s, cast down round 4s and dance up to 1st places
17-24 2s+3s dance RH across, 2s dance up between 1s and cast back to places while 3s dance down between 4s and cast back to places
25-32 All circle 8H round and back
33-40 All dance ½ reels of 4 on sides, top 3 couples dance ½ reel of 3 on sides. 2341

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

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The A68 is a major road in the United Kingdom, which used to run from Darlington in England to Edinburgh in Scotland. It has been redesignated in parts now.

A68 Image
Entering Ridsdale On The A68

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