Historic Markers Across Tennessee

McMillan's Stand

Marker ID: THC 3F 19
Location: on Andrew Jackson Highway (U.S. 43), Summertown, TN
County: Lawrence
Coordinates: N 35° 22.041    W 087° 16.323
  35.36735    -87.27205
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


Later known as the Absalom Alexander Stand, it stood about 100 yards east, on the Military Road. A relay station and stage tavern, it was established about 1850 and functioned until operations by both armies in the war between the states caused its abandonment in 1862.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.