Soo Line 1003 is on the move

Mikado-type steam locomotive to headline an event for Shriners' hospital in Chicago on Saturday
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Soo Line 2-8-2 No. 1003 waits at a Wisconsin & Southern siding in Slinger, Wis., to head to a Metra employee event in Chicago.
Dan Steingraber
HARTFORD, Wis. — Railfans are already capturing images of Soo Line 2-8-2 No. 1003 as it heads south this weekend for Shriners Hospitals for Children in Chicago. The locomotive is traveling by Wisconsin & Southern, Canadian National, and Metra routes to arrive in time an appearance at 2:15 p.m., Saturday Aug. 12 at Metra's Galewood station.

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