017683 area code
The area code 017683 is for Appleby and the surrounding area.
Locations using 017683 numbers include:
- Kirkby Stephen
- Kirkby Thore
Most numbers using the 017683 area code are normal Appleby 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)
017683 area code information
|Call costs:||Normal landline rate|
|Area code required for local calls:||No|
|Local number length:||5 digits|
|Number format:||017683 xxxxx|
|International number format:||+44 17683 xxxxx|
|Number shortages predicted:||No|
|Last code change:||April 1995 (previously 07683)|
Area code history
Appleby used the area code 0930 until the early 1990s, when numbers were transferred to the 07683 area code (since changed to 017683).
The 0930 prefix was reused for premium rate and mobile phone numbers later in the 1990s.