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The Geud Man of Ballangigh Author: Published by Henry Playford, 1698Formation:
Longways, duple properDifficulty:
| 1st couple lead down between 2nd couple and cast up to places; men lead through women and cast off to places.
| 2nd couple lead up between 1st couple and cast down to places; women lead between men and cast off to places.
| 1st man sets to 2nd woman and falls back to place turning single (woman does not set, but may curtsey); 1st woman sets to 2nd man and falls back to place turning single (man does not set but must bow).
| 1st and 2nd couples circle half way round and fall back; partners set moving forward and change places.
Music: Usually danced to the Playford tune Hunt the Squirrel
Thumbnail: Couples in turn go round other couples; setting, half-circle, change places