Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Rothes Glen

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ROTHES GLEN (S3x32) 3C Set Rosemary Legge

1- 8 1s+2s+3s cross RH and set; cross back RH and set
9-16 1s+3s dance double Fig of 8 round 2s (1s cross down, 3s dance up to start)
17-24 1s+2s dance R&L
25-32 1s set, turn RH; 1s cast two places (2s+3s step up 5-6) and turn RH. 231

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


Dance Information

Rothes Glen is a geographic locality situated in Moray, Scotland.

Positioned near the town of Rothes, this glen features a landscape characterized by undulating terrain and natural greenery. Notably, it is located in proximity to the Rothes Burn.

The area is known for its historical association with the Rothes Castle, an ancient stronghold that dates back to the medieval era.

Rothes Glen
Rothes Glen
Farmland At The Foot Of The Heathery Slope On The East Side Of The Glen


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