Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Water Ways

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

WATER WAYS (S4x48) 4C set Maureen Gambling and Kim Kolodziejczyk 2018
3s and 4s start on opposite sides

1- 8 1s+2s also 3s+4s set and link (Ladies normal set and link, Men Reverse set and link); 1s+4s (middle couples) face on sides, turn 1ΒΌ LH so Ladies in centre ready for...
9-16 1s+4s dance the Targe. 24(1)(3)
17-24 All dance RSh reels of 4 on sides
25-26 2M (top) + 4L (2nd place) cross RH
27-28 2L+2M (1st/2nd place Ladies' side) cross LH with 4M+1L (2nd/3rd place Men's side)
29-30 2L+2M (2nd/3rd place Men's side) cross RH with 1M+3M (3rd/4th place Ladies' side)
31-32 2L (3rd Place Ladies' side) cross RH with 3L (4th place Men's side) (4)13(2)
33-40 All set, 2s (bottom couple) cast up (3s step down); All set, 3s and 4s (end couples) cross RH with partner. 41(2)(3)
41-48 All turn partners 2H, remaining in centre, flowing into 4s+1s also 2s+3s circle 4H round to Left

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

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