Social dance known from oral tradition in the southern Lake District.  Also known as “La Va” and “Varsoviana”.

Known to have been taught by the following dancing masters:

Mr Blackburn of Downham
Tommy Cannon of Underbarrow and Crosthwaite
Oliver Cowper of Workington
Mr Grudgeon of Clitheroe
Jack Iveson of Penrith
“Pop” John Mason in Dent
Mr Ramage of Netherton
Joseph William  Robinson (Old Jos)
Robert Carson Robinson operating in the MIllom and Barrow areas.
Stainton Robinson of Windermere

Information derived from interviews by Tom Flett with: