Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Welcome Home The K.O.S.B.

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

WELCOME HOME THE K.O.S.B. (S4x32) 4C Set Bert and Kirsty Rae

1- 8 1s cast (2s step up), 1s+3s circle 4H round to Left (3 bars), pull back RSh, face corners and all set
9-16 1s+2s also 3s+4s change places RH, 2s+4s circle 4H round to Left (3 bars), pull back RSh to face corners and all set. End 2s and 4s side by side with partner, 2s facing up and 4s facing down nearer hands joined
17-24 2s dance up 4s dance down and cast to 2nd/4th place; 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance ½ R&L
25-32 All set, cross RH, set, 1s cast to 4th place (3s+4s step up 32-32)

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


Dance Information

K.O.S.B. = King's Own Scottish Borderers (a line infantry regiment of the British Army).

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