Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

A Welcome To Mull

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

A WELCOME TO MULL (J4x32) Round the Room Jean Shaw
Round the Room - 3 facing 3

1- 8 All Adv&Ret, circle 6H ½ round
9-16 All Adv&Ret, circle 6H ½ round back to original places
17-24 Reels of 3, middle person RSh to person on Right to start
25-32 All set twice, pulling back RSh ¼ turn on last step and lines of 3 chase anticlockwise passing LSh to face new line of 3
Note: dancers at ends of lines have changed places to be on a different side of the middle person on each progression

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

Dance Information

"Mull" (Scottish Gaelic: "Muile") is the second largest island of the Inner Hebrides (after Skye), and lies off the west coast of Scotland in the council area of Argyll and Bute.

Mull is the fourth largest Scottish island and the fourth largest island surrounding Great Britain (excluding Ireland). Much of the population lives in Tobermory, the only burgh on the island until 1973, and its capital.

Mull - Information Video

Mull Image
Duart Point, Castle And The Mountains Of Mull

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