The subject of this article originates from non-canonical sources. To find out about what is considered "canon" see LOTR:Canon.
Refkell was a male dwarf fisherman residing in Thorin's Halls sometime before the War of the Ring. He made one of his biggest catches in Ered Luin but the fish managed to escape his grasp. Afterwards, he asked a Longbeard to tell a friend of his, Nokki, of this feat.