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The Chipping Norton 01608 Area Code (Chipping Norton Dialling Code)

The 01608 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Chipping Norton area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01608 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Chipping Norton area code is (01608) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01608 Area Code?

The Chipping Norton 01608 dialling code intersects the counties of Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire and Warwickshire in the South East and South West and West Midlands Regions of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01608 Chipping Norton dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01608 Chipping Norton dialling code area. If you are calling a local number within the same area code with a landline telephone you do not need to use the 01608 dialling code.

Phoning the 01608 Dialling Code from Outside of the UK

If you are calling from outside of the UK. You will need to add the code for dialling internationally. This varies country to country, followed by the UK country code (44) followed by the area code without the initial zero (1608).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441608
Europe00441608
Australia0011441608

Origins of the 01608 Chipping Norton Area Code

Before the 16th April 1995 known as PhONEday which changed telephone area codes by inserting a 1 at the beginning. The area code was 0608.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01608 area was NO9. The first two characters are taken from the letters N and O in NOrthallerton. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 6, 0 and 9.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01608 Chipping Norton area code
An old rotary dial for the 01608 Chipping Norton area code.

Map of the 01608 Chipping Norton dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01608 Chipping Norton phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01608 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01608 Chipping Norton area code
Map of the 01608 Chipping Norton area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Chipping Norton 01608-Chipping Norton dialling Code

Bledington
Charlbury
Chipping Norton
Enstone
Hook Norton
Ilmington
Long Compton
Lower Brailes
Moreton-in-Marsh
Shipston-on-Stour
Tredington

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Chipping Norton 01608-Chipping Norton dialling Code

Moreton In Marsh (SMMM) Gloucestershire
Hook Norton (SMHN) Oxfordshire
Charlbury (SMCBY) Oxfordshire
Chipping Norton (SMCN) Oxfordshire