Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Voortrekker Monument

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE VOORTREKKER MONUMENT (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Duncan Brown Many Happy Hours

1- 8 1s set and turn 2H, 1s cast 1 place and 1s+3s turn on sides (Men RH, Ladies LH)
9-16 1s dance reels of 3 on sides crossing up to start. 2(1)3
17-24 All cross RH and chase clockwise ¼ way to end in lines of 3 across, all change RH up/down and chase clockwise ¼ way to end (3)1(2)
25-32 1s dance diagonal R&L. 213

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

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The Voortrekker Monument is located just south of Pretoria in South Africa. This massive granite structure is prominently located on a hilltop, and was raised to commemorate the Voortrekkers who left the Cape Colony between 1835 and 1854.

Voortrekker Monument
Voortrekker Monument

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