Watson HouseAn historic Alton home was damaged by fire overnight.  The Alton Fire Department responded to the blaze in the 600 block of Alby Street, between 6th and 7th Streets at the Watson House, which dates back to the 1880’s.  No injuries were reported, and a cause is under investigation. 

The fire broke out around 11:30pm Wednesday.

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