Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Skagit Strathspey

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE SKAGIT STRATHSPEY (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Peter Hastings Acme Collection

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast 1 place turn 2H twice to end facing 1st corners
9-16 1s dance ½ reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass LSh and dance ½ reel of 4 with 2nd corners ending BtoB in middle Man facing up and Lady down
17-24 1s dance 3H round to right (Man with 3s at top) ½ way to end facing up/down in lines across, all set twice and 1s petronella turn to end in 2nd place
25-32 All dance reels of 3 on the sides (1 dance out and down to start)

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

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