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The Lynton 01598 Area Code (Lynton Dialling Code)

The 01598 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Lynton area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01598 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Lynton area code is (01598) [x][x][x][x][x][x].

Where is the 01598 Area Code?

The Lynton 01598 dialling code is situated in the county of Devon in the South West Region of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01598 Lynton dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01598 Lynton 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 01598 dialling code.

Phoning the 01598 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 (1598).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441598

Origins of the 01598 Lynton 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 0598.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01598 area was LY8. The first two characters are taken from the letters L and Y in LYnton . On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 5, 9 and 8.

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

Map of the 01598 Lynton dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01598 Lynton phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01598 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the Lynton area code
Map of the Lynton area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Lynton 01598 dialling Code

Bratton Fleming
North Molton

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Lynton 01598 dialling Code