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The West Heslerton 01944 Area Code (West Heslerton Dialling Code)

The 01944 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the West Heslerton area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01944 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the West Heslerton area code is (01944) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01944 Area Code?

The West Heslerton 01944 dialling code is situated in the county of North Yorkshire in the Yorkshire and The Humber Region of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01944 West Heslerton dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01944 West Heslerton 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 01944 dialling code.

Phoning the 01944 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 (1944).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441944
Europe00441944
Australia0011441944

Origins of the 01944 West Heslerton 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 0944.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01944 area was WH4. The first two characters are taken from the letters W and H in West Heslerto. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 9, 4 and 4.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01944 West Heslerton area code
An old rotary dial for the 01944 West Heslerton area code.

Map of the 01944 West Heslerton dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01944 West Heslerton phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01944 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01944 West Heslerton area code
Map of the 01944 West Heslerton area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the West Heslerton 01944-West Heslerton dialling Code

Rillington
Settrington
Sherburn (Ryedale)
Staxton
Weaverthorpe

Known Telephone Exchanges within the West Heslerton 01944-West Heslerton dialling Code