Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Road To Auchnafree

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE ROAD TO AUCHNAFREE (R5x32) 5C set Gordon Lloyd Oxford Silver Jubilee

1- 8 1s+2s+3s+4s dance ½ reels of 4, 4s+3s also 1s+5s dance RH across ½ way then cross RH. 34251
9-16 4s+2s+5s+1s dance ½ reels of 4, 3s+1s also 2s+4s dance RH across ½ way then cross RH. 13542
17-24 1s cross down to 2nd place opposite sides and set to 5s (in 3rd place), 1M turn 5L 1½ times RH as 1L turns 5M 1½ times
25-32 1s cross down to 4th place own side and set to 2s (in 5th place), 1M turn 2M 1½ times as 1L turns 2L 1½ times. 35421

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Dance Information

Auchnafree is at the junction of Glen Almond and Glen Shervie in Scotland.

Auchnafree Image
View From Glen Lochan

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