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The Shepton Mallet 01749 Area Code (Shepton Mallet Dialling Code)

The 01749 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Shepton Mallet area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01749 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Shepton Mallet area code is (01749) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01749 Area Code?

The Shepton Mallet 01749 dialling code is situated in the county of Somerset in the South West Region of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01749 Shepton Mallet dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01749 Shepton Mallet 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 01749 dialling code.

Phoning the 01749 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 (1749).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441749
Europe00441749
Australia0011441749

Origins of the 01749 Shepton Mallet 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 0749.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01749 area was SH9. The first two characters are taken from the letters S and H in SHepton mallet. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 7, 4 and 9.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01749 Shepton Mallet area code
An old rotary dial for the 01749 Shepton Mallet area code.

Map of the 01749 Shepton Mallet dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01749 Shepton Mallet phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01749 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01749 Shepton Mallet area code
Map of the 01749 Shepton Mallet area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Shepton Mallet 01749-Shepton Mallet dialling Code

Bruton
Croscombe
Ditcheat
Evercreech
Oakhill
Shepton Mallet
Stoke St Michael
Wells
Westbury-sub-Mendip
Wookey

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Shepton Mallet 01749-Shepton Mallet dialling Code

Shepton Mallet (SSSHM) Somerset
Evercreech (SSEVE) Somerset
Wells (SSWEL) Somerset