Dance Loch Doon Castle 3857

Strathspey · 32 bars · 5 couples · Longwise - 5   (Progression: 24153)

Devised by
Hugh Foss (1966)
Intensity
80800/88888/86882/88888 = 80% (1 turn), 80% (whole dance)
Formations
Steps
  • Strathspey setting, Strathspey travel
Published in
Online Sources
Recommended Music

Loch Doon Castle 5/5L · S32

1–
1c+3c cross RH, cast off one (2c+4c up) ; ½ Fig8 up (2,1,4,3,5)
9–
dancing couples with couple to the R (i.e. 2c+1W & 1M+4c+3W & 3M+5c) Circle3,4,3 L and back, end facing 1cnrs
17–
Set to 1cnr, set to 2cnr, pulling Rsh back to end between corners ; cross RH and cast up while{} 2c+4c set and dance down, (1,2,3,4,5)
25–
8 bars Rsh Mirror Reel of 5 on the sides, 2c+4c start out and down, 3c+5c in and up. 1c in (to 2,4,1,5,3: on each bar pass one person or loop at the end)

Loch Doon Castle 5/5L · S32

1-8
1s & 3s cross RH, cast 1 place & dance 1/2 Fig of 8 round couple above them
9-16
1L+2s, 1M+3L+4s & 3M+5s circle 3H / 4H round and back. 1s & 3s end facing own 1st corners
17-24
1s & 3s set to 1st crnrs, set to 2nd crnrs & end on sides between crnrs, cross RH & cast back to original places while 2s & 4s set & lead down to places
25-32
All dance 8 bars of a mirror reel of 5 (1s in & down, 2s & 4s down & out, 3s & 5s up & in to start) to end 2 4 1 5 3

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NameDateOwnerLast changed
Tanzprojekt C-FG-DD 18.4.2015 2015-04-18 Thomas Groß April 19, 2015, 7:45 p.m.
FSCDC Fugues etc. 18 May 2013 2013-05-18 Anselm Lingnau May 18, 2013, 8:52 p.m.
FSCDC Class 29 October 2019 2019-10-29 Anselm Lingnau Oct. 30, 2019, 1:32 a.m.
Hugh Foss Dances- 'The Reel' Issue 303 Elaine Davies Oct. 13, 2017, 2:39 p.m.
Scottish Sleuth Mary Olszowka March 30, 2017, 12:07 a.m.

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