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To the west of Boží Dar are hundreds of tiny, well-preserved hills (known as Raithalden). These are evidence of the importance of tin panning in the highest parts of the Erzgebirge. Placer mining for cassiterite was undertaken here from at least the 16th century and continued until the early 19th century. The placer deposit landscape has a total area of over 250,000 square metres, making it one of the largest tin placer deposit areas in central Europe. Most of the heaps are between 5 and 10 metres long; however, some are over 20 metres long and a number are over 2 metres high. Many placers are found downstream of the Černá brook near Myslivny and Ryžovna. The placers are a unique feature of the local mining landscape. The landscape is also notable for its characteristic vegetation, which is distinct from that of the surrounding area.