Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

St John's Road

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

ST JOHN'S ROAD (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Sandy Gallamore Highland Road Collection

1- 8 1s cross RH, cast (2s step up) and dance ½ Fig of 8 (1L round 3s, 1M round 2s) to 2nd place own sides
9-16 ½ reels of 3 on sides (2L+1L and 1M+3M pass RSh). ½ Reels of 3 across (1L+3M and 1M+2L pass LSh). 1s end facing 3rd corner (pstn)
17-20 1s+corners set, 1s pull back RSh and dance round each other and out to 1st corner position while corners dance in, pull back RSh to end BtoB facing corner position
21-24 1s+corners set, corners pull back RSh and dance round each other and out to 1st corner position while 1s dance in, pull back RSh to end BtoB facing 4th corner position
25-32 1s+corners repeat bars 17-24 ending with 1s passing RSh to 2nd place own sides

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



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