Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The St Johnstoun Reel

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE ST JOHNSTOUN REEL (R8x32) 3C (4C set) W Innes Russell and John Williamson Book of Perth Dances

1- 8 1s turn RH and cast to 2nd place and cross passing RSh to cast to 3rd place opposite side and left arm-turn 1½ times. 231
9-16 1s cast up to 2nd place and cross passing LSh, 1s cast up to 1st place opposite side and cross RH and set. 123

17-24 1s lead down and back (2s step in Bar 24)
25-32 1s+2s dance a Poussette

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

Additional search terms: Saint Johnstoun, Johnston, Johnstown.

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