Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Christmasville



Marker ID: THC 4A 33
Location: 4082 Hwy 190 (at milepost 4), Trezevant TN
County: Carroll
Coordinates: N 36° 4.231    W 088° 36.737
  36.07051666    -88.61228333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMHG7Q
 



Text:

First used as Post No. 2 by the 1785 surveyors, a town was later established on November 14, 1823, at John Christmas McLemore's Bluff, on the South Fork of the Obion River. Goods were shipped down the river until 1854. Buckeye Point, 1 mile east, was an I