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The Ripley 01773 Area Code (Ripley Dialling Code)

The 01773 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Ripley area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01773 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Ripley area code is (01773) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01773 Area Code?

The Ripley 01773 dialling code intersects the counties of Amber Valley, Basford, Chesterfield and Peterborough in the East Midlands and East of England Regions of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01773 Ripley dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01773 Ripley 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 01773 dialling code.

Phoning the 01773 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 (1773).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441773
Europe00441773
Australia0011441773

Origins of the 01773 Ripley 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 0773.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01773 area was RP3. The first two characters are taken from the letters R and P in RiPley. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 7, 7 and 3.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01773 Ripley area code
An old rotary dial for the 01773 Ripley area code.

Map of the 01773 Ripley dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01773 Ripley phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01773 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01773 Ripley area code
Map of the 01773 Ripley area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Ripley 01773-Ripley dialling Code

Alfreton
Ambergate
Belper
Brinsley
Crich
Eastwood
Fritchley
Heage
Heanor
Ironville
Jacksdale
Morton (North East Derbyshire)
Newton (Bolsover)
Peterborough
Pilsley
Ripley
Selston
South Normanton
South Wingfield
Stonebroom
Stretton
Tibshelf
Turnditch
Whatstandwell

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Ripley 01773-Ripley dialling Code

Ripley (EMRPLEY) Derbyshire
Tibshelf (EMTBSHE) Derbyshire
Belper (EMBELPE) Derbyshire
Ambergate (EMAMBER) Derbyshire
Pinxton (EMPINXT) Derbyshire