Dance McCaig's Tower 19684

See also: McCaig's Tower (2/4L, McCulloch: McCaig's)

Reel · 32 bars · 3 couples · Longwise - 4   (Progression: 213)

Devised by
Sue McKinnell
844/888/844/888 = 62% (whole dance)
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change, Slip-Step
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When we were in Scotland ...

When we were in Scotland we explored McCaig's Tower in Oban. It has an interesting history and is a round building with no top. I liked the crossover hands across in the Jute Spinner's Reel and wanted to try it up and down the set.

McCaig's Tower 3/4L · R32

1c set, 1W advancing and 1M pivots R | 1M+1W following cast off one to midline in 2pl, 1W above 1M (2c up) ; Mirror ½ Reels3 across, 1c start between 2W and 3W and finish facing M side
2c+1W RHA while{4} 1M+3c LHA ; repeat the wheels, each pair (1W/1M, 2M/3M, 2W/3W) when meeting changes into the opposite wheel, finish (3x,1,2x) with 1W (with 1M behind) facing 3W (in 1Mpl)
2W+1c+2M ½ Rsh lead-change Reel3 on 1diag, and 1c (1M leading) facing 2W ; 3M+1c+3W ½ Rsh lead-change Reel3 on 2diag (2,1,3)
Circle6 and back (2,1,3)

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