016974 area code

Raughton Head

The area code 016974 is for Raughton Head and the surrounding area.

Locations using 016974 numbers include:

  • Armathwaite
  • Caldbeck
  • Raughton Head
  • Southwaite

Most numbers using the 016974 area code are normal Raughton Head landlines but be aware that, as is the case for all UK area codes, such numbers may also be used for services without any physical link to the area. (More info)

016974 area code information

Area code:016974
Location:Raughton Head
Ceremonial county:Cumbria
Call costs:Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls:No
Local number length:5 digits
Number format:016974 xxxxx
International number format:+44 16974 xxxxx
Number shortages predicted:No
Last code change:April 1995 (previously 06974)

Area code history

Raughton Head used the area code 0699 until the early 1990s, when numbers were transferred to the 06974 area code (since changed to 016974).

Map of 016974 Raughton Head area code