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The Leyburn 01969 Area Code (Leyburn Dialling Code)

The 01969 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Leyburn area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01969 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Leyburn area code is (01969) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01969 Area Code?

The Leyburn 01969 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 01969 Leyburn dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01969 Leyburn 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 01969 dialling code.

Phoning the 01969 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 (1969).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441969
Europe00441969
Australia0011441969

Origins of the 01969 Leyburn 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 0969.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01969 area was WN9. The first two characters are taken from the letters W and N in WeNsleydale. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 9, 6 and 9.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01969 Leyburn area code
An old rotary dial for the 01969 Leyburn area code.

Map of the 01969 Leyburn dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01969 Leyburn phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01969 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01969 Leyburn area code
Map of the 01969 Leyburn area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Leyburn 01969-Leyburn dialling Code

Hawes
Leyburn
Middleham

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Leyburn 01969-Leyburn dialling Code

Leyburn (NELEB) North Yorkshire