T:Fort Mountjoy. PFD2.173
B:Playford's Dancing Master, Vol 2, 1713-28
Z:vmp.Steve Mansfield 2015 www.village-music-project.org.uk
T:Saturday Night's Ramble. PFD2.173
W:Longways for as many as will
W:Note: Each Strain is to be play'd twice over.
W:The 1st Cu. cross over below the 2d Cu. the 1st man turn the 2d Man half round,
W:and cast off, the 1st Wo. at the same Time turn the 3d Wo. half round, and cast up .|
W:Then cross up and Figure thro' the 2d Cu. |: The 1st Man change Place with the 2d Wo.
W:the 1st Wo. and 2d Man the same, all four clap Hands and turn single .| Then Right
W:and Left half round, clap Hands and cast off |:
W:Or thus: The 1st Cu. cast off behind the 2d Cu. then cast off behind the 3d Cu. .|
W:Then cast up again the same, till they come to the Top |: then the 1st Man
W:change places with the 2d Wo. and the 2d Man with the 1st Wo.
W:and half round and cast off, then Right and Left quite round,
W:which brings them into the 2d Cu. Place .| Then lead
W:thro' at Bottom and cast up, and lead thro' at Top and cast off, and turn |:
N:Repeats not in Mss, added to match dance instruction
D | GAB cde | dcB A2G | dBG dBG | g^fg cA^F |
GAB cde | dcB A2G | bag fga | Ad^c d2 :|
|: d/e/ | f2z f2z | f>gf B3 | Bcd efd | c2B B3 |
bfd Bdf | bfd Bdf | cde dcB | A2G G2 :|