Title reads: "Booms to check oil fires".
M/S of Maritime Service Officer throwing burning torch onto sectioned off area of sea. The confined area of water is covered by an oil slick. Various shots of oil patch burning. The floating booms surrounding the confined area stop...
Lord Derby christens ship 'The British Exhibitor' to carry goods to South America.
Ships lay booms across the mouths of harbours to prevent enemy ships getting through.
Material relating to newsreel story "Tourist Trade Booms Again" - 58/56.
Colour item about the booming British motor industry - Minis to Rolls Royces.
The latest US dance craze looks to the folk song boom for inspiration.
The end of prohibition leads to a boom in distilling and brewing in America.
New rigs are built in Canada to cope with oil boom.