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Chapman Codes

The Chapman country and county codes (pre 1974 countries).

Counties in Scotland

Aberdeen
ABD
Angus
ANS
Argyllshire
ARL
Argyllshire
ARL
Ayrshire
AYR
Banffshire
BAN
Berwickshire
BEW
Borders
BOR
Bute
BUT
Caithness
CAI
Central
CEN
Clackmannanshire
CLK
Dumbartonshire
DNB
Dumfries and Galloway
DGY
Dumfries-shire
DFS
East Lothian
ELN
Fife
FIF
Grampian
GMP
Highland
HLD
Inverness-shire
INV
Kincardineshire
KCD
Kinross-shire
KRS
Kirkcudbrightshire
KKD
Lanarkshire
LKS
Lothian
LTN
Midlothian
MLN
Morayshire
MOR
Nairn
NAI
Orkney
OKI
Peebles-shire
PEE
Perth
PER
Renfrewshire
RFW
Selkirkshire
SEL
Shetland
SHI
Stirlingshire
STI
Strathclyde
STD
Sutherland
SUT
Tayside
TAY
West Lothian
WLN
Western Isles
WIS
Wigtownshire
WIG

Country

England
ENG
Ireland
IRL
Scotland
SCT
Wales
WLS

Islands

Alderney
ALD
Anglesey
AGY
Channel Islands
CHI
Guernsey
GSY
Isle of Man
IOM
Isle of Wight
IOW
Jersey
JSY
Orkney Isles
OKI
Shetland Isles
SHI

Counties in Wales

Anglesey
AGY
Breconshire
BRE
Caemarvonshire
CAE
Cardiganshire
CGN
Carmarthenshire
CMN
Clwyd
CWD
Denbighshire
DEN
Dyfed
DFD
Flintshire
FLN
Glamorgan
GLA
Gwent
GNT
Gwynedd
GWN
Merionethshire
MER
Mid Glamorgan
MGM
Monmouthshire
MON
Montgomeryshire
MGY
Pembrokeshire
PEM
Powys
POW
Radnorshire
RAD
South Glamorgan
SGM
West Glamorgan
WGM

Counties in Ireland

Co Antrim
ANT
Co Armagh
ARM
Co Carlow
CAR
Co Cavan
CAV
Co Donegal
DON
Co Down
DOW
Co Dublin
DUB
Co Fermanagh
FER
Co Kerry
KER
Co Kildare
KID
Co Laois
LEX
Co Leitrim
LET
Co Limerick
LIM
Co Longford
LOG
Co Louth
LOU
Co Mayo
MAY
Co Meath
MEA
Co Monaghan
MOG
Co Offaly
OFF
Co Roscommon
ROS
Co Sligo
SLI
Co Tipperary
TIP
Co Tyrone
TYR
Co Waterford
WAT
Co Westmeath
WEM
Co Wexford
WEX
Co Wicklow
WIC
Kilkenny
KIK

Counties in England

Avon
AVN
Bedfordshire
BDF
Berkshire
BRK
Berwickshire
BEW
Buckingham
BKM
Cambridgeshire
CAM
Cheshire
CHS
Cleveland
CLV
Co Durham
DUR
Cornwall
CON
Cumbria
CMA
Derbyshire
DBY
Devon
DEV
Dorset
DOR
East Riding of Yorkshire
ERY
East Sussex
SXE
Gloucestershire
GLS
Greater Manchester
GTM
Hampshire
HAM
Hereford and Worcester
HWR
Herefordshire
HEF
Hertfordshire
HRT
Humberside
HUM
Huntingdonshire
HUN
Isle of Wight
IOW
Kent
KEN
Lancashire
LAN
Leicestershire
LEI
Lincolnshire
LIN
London
LND
Merseyside
MSY
Middlesex
MDX
Norfolk
NFK
North Riding of Yorkshire
NRY
North Yorkshire
NYK
Northamptonshire
NTH
Northumberland
NBL
Nottinghamshire
NTT
Oxfordshire
OXF
Rutland
RUT
Shropshire
SAL
Somerset
SOM
South Yorkshire
SYK
Staffordshire
STS
Suffolk
SFK
Surrey
SRY
Sussex
SSX
Tyne and Wear
TWR
Warwickshire
WAR
West Midlands
WMD
West Riding of Yorkshire
WRY
West Sussex
SXW
West Yorkshire
WYK
Westmorland
WES
Wiltshire
WIL
Worcestershire
WOR