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The Morpeth 01670 Area Code (Morpeth Dialling Code)

The 01670 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Morpeth area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01670 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Morpeth area code is (01670) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01670 Area Code?

The Morpeth 01670 dialling code is situated in the county of Northumberland in the North East Region of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01670 Morpeth dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01670 Morpeth 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 01670 dialling code.

Phoning the 01670 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 (1670).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441670
Europe00441670
Australia0011441670

Origins of the 01670 Morpeth 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 0670.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01670 area was MR0. The first two characters are taken from the letters M and R in MoRpeth. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 6, 7 and 0.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01670 Morpeth area code
An old rotary dial for the 01670 Morpeth area code.

Map of the 01670 Morpeth dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01670 Morpeth phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01670 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01670 Morpeth area code
Map of the 01670 Morpeth area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Morpeth 01670-Morpeth dialling Code

Ashington (Northumberland)
Bedlington
Blyth (Northumberland)
Choppington
Cramlington
Ellington
Felton (Northumberland)
Hadston
HM Prison Acklington
Longhorsley
Lynemouth
Morpeth
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
Pegswood
Stakeford
Stannington
Swarland
Widdrington Station

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Morpeth 01670-Morpeth dialling Code

Cramlington (NECM) Northumberland
Blyth (NEBH) Northumberland
Morpeth (NEMP) Northumberland
Lynemouth (NELM) Northumberland
Ulgham (NEULM) Northumberland
Ashington (NEAT) Northumberland
Red Row (NERD) Northumberland