The Dressed Ship

Thompson, 1774

 

Duple minor longways

 

A1    1-4    1st corners set towards each other, then fall back

    5-8    1st corners two hand turn

 

A2    1-4    2nd corners set towards each other, then fall back

    5-8    2nd corners two hand turn

 

B1    1-4    1s cast down; 2s lead up on bars 3-4

    5-8    All set to partner, then men turn partners under their right arms counter-clockwise (Note: the ladies are just doing a spin under their partner’s arm, but they are not changing places with their partner.)

 

B2    1-4    1s cast back up to 1st place; 2s lead back down on bars 3-4

    5-6    All set to partner

    7-8    2s cast up while 1s lead down the center, 1st man spinning his partner under his arm just like in B1.