Over the Hills

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Over the Hills
Tradition Bessels Leigh
Hands hankies
Set size 6
Tune Over the Hills and Far Away
Musical sequence Need sequence

Bessels Leigh hankie dance for six.


  • Once-to-yourself
  • Foot-up
  • Through-the-middle
  • Cast
  • Half-rounds
  • Crossover
  • Whole-hey


  • all side-step right into line, 1st corners in center (2 4 1 6 3 5)
  • 2nd corners side-step left on the spot while:
    • 1st corners side-step left in middle, turning to face, oriented along set axis
    • middles side-step left moving to the left to exchange places around 1st corners and turning left to face
  • all crossback to home, foot-together jump
  • Repeat starting all side-step left into line, 2nd corners in center (1 3 2 5 4 6)
  • 1st corner side-step right on the spot while:
  • 2nd corners side-step right in middle, turning to face
  • middles side-step right around 2nd corners, continue turning right to face
  • all crossback to home foot-together jump


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