Dance Over the Hill 5129

See also: Over the Hill (3/4L, Haynes: Carnforth 3), Over the Hill (4/4L, Tavener: North Cape)

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

Devised by
John Drewry (1990)
888/844/844/844 = 56% (whole dance)
  • Pas-de-Basque, Skip-Change
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For Rita Marlow

For Rita Marlow

Over the Hill 3/4L · J32

1c RHJ lead down, cross in 3pl and cast up to 2plx while{4} 2c set | cross to 3plx while{4} 3c cast to top, cross and face out ; ½ Reels3 on the sides (1c in and up) (2x,1x,3x)
1c+3c ½ DblFig8 (1c cross down) (2x,1,3) ; 1c dance up and cast off to midline in 2pl, Lsh to P while{4} 2c dance down on side and cross up (2,1,3)
1c+1cnrs Cnrs Pass&Turn (cnrs turn RH), on [4] 1c meet in middle and twirl R to face 4cnr ; 1c+4cnrs repeat, 1c finish BtoB in middle facing own side
1c dance Rsh round 3cnr, meet and turn P 1¾ RH while{8} 2c+3c advance diagonally to form circle and retire ; and wait {4} (2,1,3)

Over the Hill 3/4L · J32

1s lead down to 3rd place, cross & cast up to 2nd pl while 2s set & cross RH to 3rd pl while 3s cast up to 1st place & cross RH. (3) (1) (2)
3s+1s+2s dance 1/2 reflection reels of 3 on opp sides (3s out/down, 1s NHJ dance in/up, 2s out/up) 3s end facing out. (2) (1) (3)
1s & 3s dance 1/2 double Fig 8 across (1s cross down, 3s dance up to start)
1s NHJ dance up to top, cast to end BtoB in centre in 2nd place facing opp sides while 2s dance down sides, dance in/up & cross to top place own sides.
1s dance Corner Pass+Turn with 1st corners (position), pull back RSh to end BtoB in centre 1L facing up, 1M facing down
1s dance Corner Pass+Turn with 2nd corners (position), pull back RSh to end BtoB in centre facing opp sides
1s dance RSh round 1st corners (position), dance down/up middle, 1/2 turn RH & retain RH facing up while corners advance diagonally, briefly form circle & retire to place
1s continue RH turn 1.1/4 to 2nd place own sides

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