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The Whatton 01949 Area Code (Whatton Dialling Code)

The 01949 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Whatton area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01949 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Whatton area code is (01949) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01949 Area Code?

The Whatton 01949 dialling code intersects the counties of Leicestershire and Rushcliffe in the East Midlands Region of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01949 Whatton dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01949 Whatton 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 01949 dialling code.

Phoning the 01949 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 (1949).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441949
Europe00441949
Australia0011441949

Origins of the 01949 Whatton 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 0949.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01949 area was WH9. The first two characters are taken from the letters W and H in WHatton. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 9, 4 and 9.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01949 Whatton area code
An old rotary dial for the 01949 Whatton area code.

Map of the 01949 Whatton dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01949 Whatton phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01949 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01949 Whatton area code
Map of the 01949 Whatton area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Whatton 01949-Whatton dialling Code

Aslockton
Bingham
Bottesford
East Bridgford
Harby
Hose
Kinoulton
Orston
Stathern

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Whatton 01949-Whatton dialling Code

Harby (EMHRRBY) Leicestershire
Bottesford (EMBOTTE) Leicestershire
Bingham (EMBINGH) Nottinghamshire
Whatton (EMWHTTO) Nottinghamshire